Institute /university: Dr Moulay Tahar university of Saida
Country of your Institute / Work: Algeria
Field / Major / Research Interest: ethnic american fiction/ american drama/ teaching literature/ women\'s issues/ racism and colorism in literature/ postcolonial literature
Profile: Teacher of American studies and manager of a Master\'s program entitled Anglo Saxon Literature and Civilisation at the department of English language and literature, University of Saida, Algeria.
Mohja Kahf’s novel The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf (2006) tells the story of Khadra Shamy: an Arab-American Muslim woman’s journey of self discovery. This article is devoted to highlighting the experience of Arab Muslim American women in The United States. The main issue that is raised here is how the Islamic veiling practice constitutes… more