Monday, April 5, 2010 - 20:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes:
General Women, Peace and Security
Sponsor: Middle East and Islamic Studies
Contact: MEIS, College of Ethnic Studies
Phone: (415) 405-2468
Dr. Nadine Sinno will discuss war narratives as recalled by Arab women. She is the translator of Nazik Saba Yaredb's Canceled Memories, a novel that depicts a Lebanese family seeking to maintain love and trust for each other despite the destructive and corrupting effects of war. Dr. Sinno teaches Arabic and Comparative Literature at the Middle East Institute of Georgia State University.