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Alexa Firat

Alexa Firat is a professor of Arabic, modern Arabic literature, and cinema courses at Temple University. Her scholarly writings and reviews can be found in print and online at Middle Eastern Literatures, Journal of Arabic Literature, The Oxford Handbook of the Arabic Novel, and more. Her translations have appeared in The Book of Gaza and The Anthology of Saudi Arabian Literature. She translated Khalil Sweileh’s award-winning novel Writing Love.

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