Joseph R Farag

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Asian & Middle Eastern Studies .
220 Folwell Hall
9 Pleasant St. SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: Queen Mary University of London, London, UK, 2013.
  • MA: Cultural Analysis and Social Theory, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, 2008.
  • MA: Near and Middle Eastern Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, UK, 2006.
  • BA: Hons Political Science and Global Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, 2005.


  • Palestinian Literature and Culture
  • Modern Arabic Literature
  • Postcolonial Theory and Criticism
Courses Taught
  • Palestinian Literature and Film
  • Gender and Sexuality in Modern Arabic Literature
  • Arab American Experiences
  • Orientalism and the Arab World
  • Politics and Palestinian Literature in Exile: Gender, Aesthetics and Resistance in the Short Story. Farag, Joseph, I.B. Tauris, Author, 2017. Image