iOrientalism: Fooling around with Arab princesses


(Cross Posted from Tabsir: Original article by Daniel Martin Varisco ) The late Edward Said lamented the biased representation of the “Oriental” in his influential Orientalism, published 35 years ago. Most of the scholarly and voyeuristic tomes he critiqued are… Continue Reading

Islam and Science Fiction Interview of Noura Al Noman

  Background: Noura Al Noman is an Emirati writer from Sharjah. She studied English literature at the UAE University and got Masters in Translation in 2004 from the American University in Sharjah. Previous to her current foray into Science Fiction… Continue Reading