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204. The Faces and Agents of the Moroccan Arab Spring: Art, Cyberculture, and Activism amidst the Tremors of a Changing World

Saturday, 10 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Columbus, Sheraton Chicago

A special session

Presiding: Safoi Babana-Hampton, Michigan State Univ.

1. "The February 20th Movement as the Lifeblood of Cyber Activism in Morocco," Safoi Babana-Hampton

2. "Can Scheherazade Speak? Gender Essentialism in Morocco in the Context of the Arab Spring," Souleyma Haddaoui, Georgetown Univ.

3. "Politics from the Margins: Rural Women for (Gender) Justice in Morocco," Loubna Skalli Hanna, American Univ.

For abstracts, write to babanaha@msu.edu after 30 Nov.


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Cultural Studies, Folklore, and Popular Culture

  • Francophone Literature – African

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