Caroline Seymour-Jorn

Associate Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 797
Phone: 414-229-5058


Ph.D., Anthropology, 1995, University of Chicago
M.A., Anthropology, 1990, University of Chicago

Research Interests:

Middle Eastern women's literature, intellectuals in the Middle East, Arab-American culture.

Teaching Interests:

Arabic Language and Literature, Anthropology of the Middle East.

Recent Publications:

Mansson Mcginty, Anna M., Sziarto, Kristin M., and Seymour-Jorn, Caroline. “Research within and against Islamophobia: A collaboration project with Muslim communities.” Social and Cultural Geography 14.1 (2013): 1-22.
Seymour-Jorn, Caroline. “Review of Samia Mehrez's The Literary Life of Cairo.” Northeast African Studies 12.2 Michigan State University Press. (2012): 148-149.
Seymour-Jorn, Caroline. “A New Language: Salwa Bakr on Depicting Egyptian Women's Worlds.” Critique: Critical Middle Eastern Studies 11.2 (2000): 151-176.