Ruth Abou Rached
- BA in Arabic and French Studies, University of Cambridge
- MA Distinction, in Translation and Interpreting Studies, University of Salford
Reflections or projection? Iraqi women writers in Arabic-English translation and feminist translation approaches.
Prof Ursula Tidd, Dr Anastasia Valassopoulos.
My research explores the novels of Iraqi women novels in Arabic-English translation alongside different feminist translation approaches.
- Postcolonial Arabic Literature
- Cross-cultural studies
- Arab women’s literature
“The politics of women-focused activism, academia and the state in Middle East and North Africa” Contemporary Levant, Taylor & Francis Online(2016).
“Feminist Paratranslation as Literary Activism: Iraqi Writer-Activist Haifa Zangana in the Post-2003 US” in Feminist Translation Studies: Local and Transnational Perspectives (eds. Emek Ergun & Olga Castro) which is part of the Routledge Advancing in Translation and Interpreting Series (2017).