Forthcoming Issue

Volume 13 · Number 1 · March 2017

Editorial Introduction
Banu Gökarıksel



Are They Married?: Muslim Marriages and The Interrelationship Between Transnationalism and Ethno-Nationalism in the Gulf
Attiya Ahmad

Fair to Swear? Gendered Formulations of Fairness in Football in Turkey
Yağmur Nuhrat

Gendering Landscapes of War through the Narratives of Soldiers’ Mothers: Military Service and the Kurdish Conflict in Turkey
Senem Kaptan

A themed section on Egyptian women writers and feminism

Egyptian Women’s Writing
miriam cooke

The Saadawian Androgyny
Zimu Niu

Feminist Voices of the 1990s Generation: A Quest for Identity in Miral al-Tahawy’s Blue Aubergine
Valerie Anishchenkova

Ethnographic and Literary Reflections on Miral al-Tahawy’s The Tent
Caroline Seymour-Jorn


Review Essays

Sheikhs and Shahrazad: Transnational Feminist Methods for Reading Diasporic and Popular Literatures of the Middle East
Mejdulene B. Shomali

What Words Want
Adam Talib


Book Reviews

Women, Islam, and Abbasid Identity by Nadia Maria El Cheikh
Aisha Geissinger

Sex and the Citadel: Intimate Life in a Changing Arab World by Shereen El Feki
Liat Kozma

Righteous Transgressions: Women’s Activism on the Israeli and Palestinian Religious Right by Lihi Ben Shitrit
Stephanie Chaban

Third Space

Editorial Art Concept
Gohar Dashti
Banu Gökarıksel

The Vagina and De Facto Feminism in the Artwork of Na`ama Snitkoff-Lotan
David Sperber

Action-Oriented Responses to Sexual Harassment in Egypt: The Cases of HarassMap and WenDo
Angie Abdelmonem and Susana Galán

The Female Rehabilitation Home in Sharjah: Notes from the Field
Noor Al-Qasimi

Special Forum: Feminist Perspectives on the 2016 Military Coup Attempt in Turkey

Banu Gökarıksel

Men’s Coups, Women’s Troubles
Yeşim Arat

He is a Lynched Soldier Now: Coup, Militarism, and Masculinity in Turkey
Salih Can Açıksöz

Castration, Sexual Violence, and Feminist Politics in Post-Coup-Attempt Turkey
Zeynep Kurtuluş Korkman

Unity in Rupture: Women Against the Coup Attempt in Turkey
Begüm Başdaş

Are There Women Out There? Democracy Vigils and the Politics of Representation after the Failed Coup Attempt in Turkey
Feyza Akınerdem