Lecture: The (Re)Location of Theory: Postcolonial Modernisms and the Dialectic of Arabo-Islamic Tradition and the West

Hala Ghoneim, Arabic Lecturer in the Department of Languages and Literatures
at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Thursday, February 17th

4:30 p.m. in Van Hise 254

Also available for drop-in campus interviews on February 17th
2:15–3:15 p.m. in the A.C. Jordan Room (Van Hise 1414)

On February 17th and 18th, Hala Ghoneim will be on campus to
interview for an Assistant Professorship in the Department of African
Languages & Literature.  We would like to invite you and others in
your program with interests in Arabic literature to meet with Dr.
Ghoneim, to attend her lecture entitled “The (Re)Location
of Theory: Postcolonial Modernisms and the Dialectic of Arabo-Islamic
Tradition and the West,” and to drop in for his “office hours” held from
2:15–3:15 p.m. in the A.C. Jordan Room (Van Hise 1414) earlier in the
day.  Please take a look at her campus interview itinerary (attached)
for other events in which you or your students might participate.

Dr. Ghoneim’s main area of research is in  issues of
theory and praxis relating to postcolonial modernisms.  We look forward
to having her on campus, and to your feedback on this job candidate!

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