Rev. Middle East Stud. volume 53, issue 2, P300-305 2019 DOI: 10.1017/rms.2019.49 View full text
Sumayya Ahmed

Abstract: t was my suggestion that our academic reading group at Education City in Doha read Neha Vora's 2019 publication Teach for Arabia: American Universities, Liberalism, and Transnational Qatar. 1 I was told that the book was banned in Qatar, although I could not find any evidence of this. So, if the book was banned, it seems that instead of a public denunciation, or an old school book burning, the strategy was to just not speak of it (although one colleague said that she may have seen some angry tweets on Arabic t…

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