Ellen A. McLarney
  • Ellen A. McLarney

  • Assistant Professor of Arabic Literature and Culture
  • Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
  • 226 Franklin Center
  • Campus Box 90414
  • Phone: 919-668-3849
  • Fax: 919-681-7871
  • Office Hours: By appointment only
  • Homepage
  • Secondary web page
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Specialties

    • Arabic
  • Research Summary

    Islamist movements, Islamic theological texts, Islam and gender, North Africa
  • Education

      • Ph.D.,
      • Columbia University,
      • 2004
      • MA,
      • Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures,
      • Columbia University,
      • 1998
    • Other

      • Duke in the Arab World
        • Summer 2013
        • Fez, Morocco
  • Recent Publications

      • E.A. McLarney.
      • Soft Force: Women in Egypt's Islamic Awakening.
      • Princeton University Press,
      • 2015.
      • [web]
      • E.A. McLarney.
      • "The Redemption of Women’s Liberation: Reviving Qasim Amin."
      • Transformations of Modern Arab Thought: Intellectual History after the Liberal Age.
      • Ed. Max Weiss and Jens Hanssen.
      • Princeton University Press,
      • 2015.
      • E.A. McLarney.
      • "On Constitutions and Women’s Rights: Egypt in 2012 and 2014."
      • Women's Rights in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring.
      • Ed. Fatima Sadiqi.
      • 2015.
      • "Women's Rights in the Egyptian Constitution: (Neo)Liberalism's Family Values."
      • Jadaliyya
      • (May 22, 2013)
      • .
      • [web]
      • "American Freedom and Islamic Fascism: Ideology in the Hall of Mirrors."
      • Theory and Event
      • 14
      • .3
      • (September, 2011)
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      • [Word, PDF]
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  • Selected Grants

    • Muslim Publics: Religion and Revolution
      • Type: Research
      • Agency: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
      • Website
    • The Art of Democratic Revolution
      • Type: Research
      • Agency: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
      • Website
  • Teaching

    • AMES 225.01
      • EGYPT: MOTHER OF THE WORLD
      • Franklin Center 028
      • MW 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
    • AMES 228.01
      • THE MIDDLE EAST NOW
      • Crowell 108
      • TuTh 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
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