Welcome to JMEWS



Welcome to the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies and the JMEWS website! Founded in 2004 by the Association of Middle East Women’s Studies (AMEWS), JMEWS is the leading journal publication venue for scholars working on gender and sexuality topics across the Middle East and North Africa. We invite you to submit original scholarship to JMEWS, join AMEWS (which provides an automatic subscription to JMEWS), and follow the latest news on our JMEWS website, Facebook page, and Twitter.




Call for Papers: Popular Culture

The Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies invites gender and sexuality scholars working in any discipline or interdisciplinary area in the interpretive social sciences and humanities to submit area-focused manuscripts of no more than 10,000 words on any topic related...

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JMEWS Vol. 13:2 is now available!

We are pleased to announce that Volume 13:2 of the Journal of Middle East Women's Studies is now available online! Vol. 13:2 features beautiful cover artwork by Pınar Yoldaş, five new articles with a themed section on "Gendered and Sexual Mobilities," and a photo...

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