Assistant Professor of Arabic and Comparative Literature Ph.D., UC Berkeley
Prof. Radwan's interests include modern Middle Eastern literature in Arabic and Hebrew and postcolonial literature in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. Her Book manuscript about modern Egyptian poetry in the colloquial language, Shi'r al-'ammiyya and Modernism in Arabic Poetry, is currently under review.
Selected publications include:
- "Shi'r al-'ammiyya And Arab Nationalism" in Ramzi Baalbaki, Saleh Said Agha, and Tarif Khalidi, eds. Poetry and History: The Value of Poetry in Reconstructing Arab History.Beirut: AUB Press, 2011.
- "A Place for Fiction in the Historical Archive" Critique vol. 17, no. 1 (Spring 2008).