Carla Calargé is Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Florida Atlantic University. She works with French-speaking Arab cultural production and has published extensively on the literature and cinema of North Africa and the Near East. Her book, Liban. Mémoires fragmentées d’une guerre obsédante (Brill, 2017), examines the cultural memorialization of the Lebanese civil war as it is expressed by Lebanese writers, artists, and filmmakers between 2000 and 2015. Most recently, Calargé coedited with Alexandra Gueydan-Turek a special issue of Nouvelles Etudes Francophones devoted to the Francophone graphic novel (2019).