H-Gender-MidEast is an international network for social scientists and humanists interested in scholarly exchange on issues of gender in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. It aims to build a network in tune with shifting geographical articulations and to bring together gender-focused issues from within a wide range of (inter) disciplinary positions.

Recent Content

AMECYS_Association of Middle East Children's and Youth Studies

Dear All,
We are a group of scholars who are in the early stages of launching a new academic association that focuses on children and youth in the Middle East and North Africa.
If you have an interest in such an association and would like to be added to our listserv, please send your name and email to: amecystudies@gmail.com

New Book Announcement: "Spain Unmoored: Migration, Conversion, and the Politics of Islam"

Hello, I’m writing to announce my recently published book, Spain Unmoored: Migration, Conversion, and the Politics of Islam (2017, Indiana University Press, Public Cultures of the Middle East series). It may be of particular interest to those working on or teaching about contemporary debates about Islam and Gender in Europe.

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ASMEA Research and Travel Grants; Seeking Paper Proposals on Minorities and Women in the Regions

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is pleased to announce its 2017 Travel and Research Grant Programs in conjunction with its Tenth Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. to be held October 19 – 21, 2017. Grant awards range from $500 to $2500.

The deadline to submit a grant application is March 31, 2017.

Topics the Research Grant will support can be found here. Included on this list: