Maytha Alhassen is a University of Southern California (USC) Provost Ph.D. Fellow in American Studies and Ethnicity, studying historical encounters between Black internationalism and the Arab diaspora, critical race studies, transnational social movements, media and oral history narratives.
Her work in and outside academia bridges the worlds of social justice, academic research and artistic expression. In addition to her journalistic and academic writing, she has appeared on CNN and Al Jazeera English, Huffington Post, Counterpunch and other academic journals.
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