Blog post list

October 30, 2015
By David Wyscaver, Communications Specialist II at the Arab American National Museum
October 21, 2015
Today, October 21, 2015 is unofficially Back to the Future Day, because it is the date that Marty and Doc Brown traveled to in Back to the Future II.
September 10, 2015
  By Ahlam Abdul-Rahman   Artist Manal Deeb presents a twist to modern art through her combination of digital art and calligraphy. Her art not only portrays the barriers and endless struggles Palestinians experience on a daily basis, but also addresses other social issues. One can say that her art echoes the voice of the people. She shakes the walls and the stiff shackles that society imposes on minorities and gender roles.
August 25, 2015
The following post is drawn from Soad Nasr’s recent book The Daily Hazards of a Middle Eastern Wife. With her distinct and humorous storytelling, Soad offers her personal account of courtship in the Middle East. Soad is a writer, mother, and wife.
Fictional Arabia
July 23, 2015
By Amira Jarmakani, Associate Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies   A few years after the events of September 11, 2001, a spate of articles appeared from sources as varied as Time and the Chicago Tribune to Bitch
January 7, 2015
The Arab American National Museum is partnering with the Charles H Wright Museum of African American History on a special presentation of films. The free event, 1-4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 at The Wright Museum, 315 E. Warren Ave. in Detroit, includes screenings of The Wright Museum’s biographical film A King Among Us and the 2014 documentary Al Helm (The Dream): Martin Luther King in Palestine. A panel discussion will follow.
December 10, 2014
Our own Professor Evelyn Alsultany was recently interviewed by the Arab American Institute (AAI) on the prevalence and spreading of Arab and Muslim stereotypes in the media. 
June 18, 2014
By Dr. Jack Shaheen, author and Arab American scholar. 
June 5, 2014
By Amira Jarmakani, Associate Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
May 21, 2014
By Yassin "The Narcicyst" Alsalman