Arab Studies Journal is a peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary research publication in the field of Arab and Middle East Studies. Submissions are evaluated on their scholarly probity not on their theses.
ASJ is published by the Arab Studies Institute (ASI) and is housed in the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University. The contents of the Journal do not necessarily represent the opinions of either Georgetown University, the Arab Studies Institute, the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, the editors, or the Editorial Review Board.
Editorial Review Board: Lila Abu Lughod, As‘ad AbuKhalil, Nadje al-Ali, Sinan Antoon, Walter Armbrust, Rochelle Davis, Ellen Fleischmann, William Granara, Lisa Hajjar, Rema Hammami, Michael Hudson, Wilson Chacko Jacob, Toby Jones, Zachary Lockman, Timothy Mitchell, Kirsten Scheid, Judith Tucker, Robert Vitalis
Editor - Sherene Seikaly
Founding Editor - Bassam Haddad
Senior Editors - Ziad Abu-Rish, Allison Brown, and Dina Ramadan
Associate Editor - Kate Mottolla and Chris Toensing
Assistant Editors - Omar Hashani, Owain Lawson, Taylor Moore, Vicki Valosik, and Murat Yildiz
Book Review Co-Managing Editors - Charles Anderson and Allison Brown
Book Review Editors - Naira Antoun, Ryvka Barnard, Samuel Dolbee, Muriam Haleh Davis, Aaron Jakes, Anjali Kamat, Matthew MacLean, Amir Moosavi, Ahmad Shokr, and Elizabeth Williams
Business Manager - Rebecca Murphy
Research & Development - Samantha Brotman
Website Editors - Ziad Abu-Rish
Webmaster - Bien Concepcion
Graphic Design - Future Anecdotes Istanbul
Submissions: Please see our Submissions Page for submission instructions, transliteration notes, and complete submission style requirements. All submissions must include the author's name, institutional affiliation, address, telephone number, and email address. The Journal conforms to the Chicago Manual of Style. Transliteration follows a modified International Journal of Middle East Studies system. The editors of the Arab Studies Journal reserve final editorial authority.
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