Ghadir Zannoun

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  • Associate Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies
  • Coordinator of the Arabic Program
  • Arabic & Islamic Studies
  • Modern & Classical Languages Literatures & Cultures
  • International Studies
1073 Patterson Office Tower
Research Interests:
TR 10am-12pm and by appointment

PhD in Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies, 2011. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
MFA in Literary Translation, University of Arkansas.
BA in English Language and Literature, Birzeit University, Palestine.


Recent Courses: Arab Women Writers, Arabic Reading I, Women and Islam, Arabic Literature and Film in Translation, MCL 200 (Global Literacy), Arabic 101, 102, 201, and 301.

Selected Publications: 
1. "Home as Love: Transcending Positionality in Leila Aboulela’s The Translator," Humanities, April 2019

2. "Fantasy, Mysticism, and Eroticism in Raja Alem's Fatma," KOHL, A Journal for Body and Gender Research, 2015