Nadje Al-Ali


Nadje Al-Ali is senior lecturer in social anthropology at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, University of Exeter.

Articles by this Author
Women in Iraq

At a press conference two weeks before the US-led invasion of Iraq, flanked by four “Women for a Free Iraq,” [1] Paula Dobriansky, then undersecretary of state for global affairs, declared: “We are at a...

Conspiracy of Near Silence

The Challenges for Women Working at Iraqi Universities

Ten years after the US-led invasion of Iraq, Iraqi women suffer from pervasive hardships -- the overall lack of security, gender-based violence, the feminization of poverty and poor access to basic services. Women working at universities face all...