Abla, Farida. Has a background in Translation & Languages (MFA, B.A., CELTA & TESOL) and a vast experience in teaching ESL. She works on the Diasporas of Lebanese and Iranian women who wrote autobiographies. She deconstructs their works in order to question and analyze the voices of women belonging to the Lebanese and Iranian Diasporas in North America. She also examines transnational feminism, antiracism theories, and the effects of the English language within the Diasporas literature and their portrayal in media. She also explores the social, economic, political and religious circumstances these women explored and portrayed in their memoirs.
Research Keywords: Transnational Feminism Cultural Studies, Iranian & Lebanese Women Diaspora & Autobiographies
Contact: Farida Abla