Mejdulene B. Shomali

Mejdulene B. Shomali [she/her/hers] is a Palestinian poet and Assistant Professor of Gender, Women’s, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Her poetry can be read in Cosmonauts Avenue, Copper Nickel, Tinderbox, Diode Press, Mizna, and other journals. Her scholarship can be read in MELUS, JMEWS, EWIC, and several edited collections. Her book, Between Banat: Queer Critiques and Transnational Arab Archives, is under contract with Duke University Press.