Rita Sakr

Rita Sakr is a Visiting Lecturer at University College Dublin. She has published on Middle-Eastern studies, migrant writings, James Joyce, and post-conflict literatures. She is the author of Monumental Space in the Post-Imperial Novel: An Interdisciplinary Study (Continuum, 2011). With Finn Fordham, she is co-editor of James Joyce and the Nineteenth-Century French Novel (Rodopi, 2011) and, with Caroline Rooney, she is co-editing The Ethics of Representation in Literature, Journalism, and Art: Transnational Responses to the 1982 Siege of Beirut (Routledge, forthcoming). Sakr’s current project is “Imagining the 2011 Arab Uprisings: Revolutionary Literatures and Political Geographies.”