Arab American Studies Association (AASA)

Founded in 2012, the Arab American Studies Association is a private, non-profit, nonpolitical organization of scholars and other people interested in the study of Arab American history, ethnicity, culture, literature, art and music, politics, religion, sociology and other aspects of Arab American experience. The objectives of the Association are to advance the study of Arabs in diaspora, including in North America.

The AASA facilitates communication among scholars through meetings; promotes cooperation among members of the Association and persons or organizations concerned with Arab American Studies; stimulates academic research in Arab American Studies; and explores intersections and comparative approaches among Arab American, Arab, and diasporic Arab experiences.

President: Amira Jarmakani 
Secretary: Keith Feldman
General Emailsecretary@arabamericanstudies.org

Membership - Annual Dues
Regular: $50
Student: $25
Institutional: $500 


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