publications:

-“Translation and the Two faces of the Arabic Literary Tradition.” Le Comparatisme comme approche critique/Comparative Literature as a Critical Approach. Ed. Anne Tomiche. Classiques Garnier, forthcoming 2017.

-“Elias Khoury’s Little Mountain: The Lebanese Civil War and the Aesthetics of Repetition.” Studies in the Novel, vol. 49, no. 1, 2017, pp. 90-108.

-“The Promise of a Re-Imagined Community?” The Scattered Pelican, vol. 2, no. 1, 2016,

-"Patricia Grace’s Potiki: A Case Study for the Adaptability of Postcolonial Theory to Indigenous Literature." The Word Hoard, vol. 1, no. 1, 2012, pp. 81-89.

Biography:

Karim Abuawad holds a PhD in comparative literature from The University of Western Ontario (Canada), an MA in comparative literature from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (United States), and a BA in English literature from the University of Illinois at Chicago (United States).

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