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Death and Mourning in Contemporary Iraqi Texts
While Judith Butler and others have in the last twenty years questioned whether brown, and especially Muslim, brown bodies, can possibly be accorded human status when they are so easily allowed to die, and so rarely mourned, ...
Queering the Arab Spring: Belonging in Saleem Haddad’s 'Guapa'
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2019)
The figure of the refugee in Hassan Blasim’s “The Reality and the Record”
(SAGE Publications, 2017-06-07)
This article considers Hassan Blasim’s short story, “The Reality and the Record”. It argues that Blasim’s asylum seeker should be read as a powerful challenge to extant responses to the ever-growing global refugee crisis: ...