At a London literary event, an array of Arab authors discuss the hurdles that cultures, publishers, and even the Arabic language itself can present.
A scholar who left Gaza to study in the United Kingdom writes and speaks about improving education in her homeland, and the restrictions on it.
Women are much more likely to die of heart disease after menopause. A researcher in Oman wants to help find out the reason.
A retrospective of works by Mohammad El Rawas melds lifelong themes with big political questions and allusions to the power of female forms.
Anorexia and other eating disorders in the Middle East need more academic study, medical and media attention, experts say.
Nemat Shafik, the first female director of the London School of Economics, believes in the importance of quality education for Arab youth and in removing barriers for women.
The Saudi conceptual artist Filwa Nazer redefines herself in works that explore inner spaces and the “skins” people don to protect them.
Many of the most prominent Saudi women’s rights activists went on trial this week in a closed trial in Riyadh.
A local non-profit organization based in Damascus seeks to empower women and young people by providing legal and educational guidance.
Nations recognize the importance of gender equality, yet neglect an academic discipline with tools to help achieve it, a scholar writes.