Maryam Kashani

 Maryam Kashani

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • Tuesdays 12:30-2:30pm
Assistant Professor
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Additional Campus Affiliations

Research Interests

  • Racial/ethnic/religious diasporas and transnational political movements; gender and sexuality; Islam and Muslim communities; visual anthropology, documentary, and experimental filmmaking; visual culture and the senses; knowledge, ethics, and power; and new media forms and methods.

External URLs

  • www.maryamkashani.com

Courses

  • Gender and Representation
  • Feminist Theory
  • Asian American Media and Film
  • GWS 495 Theories and Theologies of Liberation
  • GWS 495 Theories and Theologies of Liberation
  • GWS 495 Theories and Theologies of Liberation
  • GWS 495 Theories and Theologies of Liberation
  • GWS 495 Theories and Theologies of Liberation

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Kashani, Maryam Habib in the Hood: Mobilizing History and Prayer towards an Anti-Racist Islam Amerasia Journal 44 1 2018.
Kashani, Maryam The Intersection of Race, Gender, and Islam in the United States; Roundtable with Su'ad Abdul Khabeer, Evelyn Al-Sultany, and Sylvia Chan-Malik Amerasia Journal 2014.

Book Contributions

Kashani, Maryam The Audience Is Present: Invocations of El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz by Muslims in the United States. With Stones in Our Hands: Reflections on Racism, Muslims, and U.S. Empire The Audience Is Present: Invocations of El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz by Muslims in the United States. Minneapolis University of Minnesota Press 2018.

Reviews

Kashani, Maryam Descending with Angels American Anthropologist 119 4 2017.
Kashani, Maryam Book Review of Ebrahim Moosa's What is a Madrasa? What is a Madrasa? Journal of the American Academy of Religion 84 1 2016.
Kashani, Maryam Film review essay of Roxanne Varzi's Plastic Flowers Never Die Plastic Flowers Never Die Visual Anthropology 27 1 2011.

Audio or Visual Publications

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Kashani, Maryam Signs of Remarkable History (HD, 77 minutes) 2016.
Kashani, Maryam Our Look Was as If Two Lovers or Enemies (three-channel installation) 2015.
When They Give Their Word, Their Word is Bond (site-specific installation) 2012.
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Kashani, Maryam Best in the West (16mm/SDvideo, 72 minutes) 2006.
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Kashani, Maryam things lovely and dangerous still (16mm film for trumpet and drums) 2003.