UPDATE: The Arab World in the US (11/30/06; journal issue)

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The Arab World in the US

  (**Since the posting was just sent out October 31st, we would like to extend
the submission deadline to November 30th, 2006)

The Fall 2006 issue of AMERICAN@ welcomes submissions on the possible impact,
reactions, and representations of and by the Arab community in the USA , its
influence on US national identity and sociocultural landscape, and possible
parallelisms with the creation of other historical internal suspects
(religious, political, territorial, ethnic, etc).

We are interested in original academic essays analyzing literature, films,
music, press, and other cultural manifestations on this topic, which
contributors may email as an attached document to AMERICAN_at_inv.uhu.es before
November 30, 2006 . For more information about submissions, please check
AMERICAN@ 's website at



This is a possible but not exhaustive list of topics. Other themes/topics are
encouraged and welcome.

- Arabs in American art and media.
- Arab drama, poetry, and prose in the U.S.
- The social and cultural consequences of Arab immigration to the US
- Arabs in the U.S. after the 9/11 attacks.
- Arab political, religious, ethnic, linguistic, and sexual identity in the U.S.

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