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Memorial Service for Rula Quawas, 1960-2017
August 28, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Please join the Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations for a memorial service for Rula Quawas, professor of American Literature in the Department of English at the University of Jordan. Quawas, an accomplished scholar and champion for women’s rights in the Arab World, maintained close ties with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she mentored students and collaborated with faculty on a number of projects. Friends, colleagues and former students of Quawas are encouraged to join in remembering this exceptional scholar and human being. For more information please contact Nadia Yaqub.