Dr. Amy Malek is a sociocultural anthropologist specializing in the intersections of citizenship and cultural production in the Iranian diaspora. Join her on Feb. 24 from 1-2:30 P.M. in the CPACS Commons.
She is an Associate Research Scholar at Princeton University’s Sharmin and Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Iran and Persian Gulf Studies and Assistant Professor of International Studies at the College of Charleston.
Her current book project is a transnational comparative ethnography building on over a decade of research among Iranians in Sweden, Canada, and the United States. Dr. Malek’s previous research has been published in Memory Studies, The Middle East Journal, Anthropology of the Middle East, Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, and Iranian Studies.
This event is hosted by the American Institute of Iranian Studies, the UNO Department of History, the UNO Department of Sociology & Anthropology, and the UNO Department of International Studies.