Four scholars of gender and women’s studies reflect on the challenges of teaching gender politics in the Middle East and North Africa.
Universities in the Arab world are missing an opportunity to become more involved in building tolerance and harmony among the world’s people.
Mahmoud Trawri dug into the thorny history of Black Africans and slavery in the Arabian Peninsula while writing Maymouna, published in 2001. The novel is still hard to find in Saudi Arabia.
As Covid-19 forces classes to go online, educators need to be more aware of the blind spots surrounding cultural norms that limit some Arab women’s ability to participate.
An advocate for online education is concerned that the sudden shift to remote instruction will affect its quality.
Many of the most prominent Saudi women’s rights activists went on trial this week in a closed trial in Riyadh.
Nations recognize the importance of gender equality, yet neglect an academic discipline with tools to help achieve it, a scholar writes.
The death of a young Moroccan woman while trying to reach Spain adds fuel to a national debate about the future of youth in the country.
Reforming the education system in Morocco requires navigating between two extremes: expensive private schools and a free public system that fails its students.
An Egyptian writer and researcher tells of her experience, as a mother, in teaching her deaf son.