B.A. College of William and Mary
M.A. Georgetown University
Ph.D. Columbia University
Rebecca Joubin teaches elementary, intermediate, and advanced Arabic courses, with special interest in gender studies, Iraqi culture in exile, contemporary Syrian culture and art, and Middle Eastern film. Publications include "Two Grandmothers from Baghdad" (2004), and various articles in both Arabic and English on orientalism, film, and women's issues in the Middle East. Currently completing manuscript on contemporary Syrian television drama. At Davidson since Fall 2009.
Davidson NC 28035-6989