Associate Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies Title VI for a Comprehensive National Resource Center (NRC) and Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS) awarded by University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2020
Fellowships, Supported Research, & Other Grants
Fulbright Scholar Award awarded by Fulbright (2018)
David Paletz Innovative Course Enhancement Grant awarded by Duke University (2018)
Building Bridges: Muslims in America awarded by Duke Performances (2018)
Center for Faculty Development and Diversity awarded by Duke University (2017)
Arts and Sciences Research Grant awarded by Duke University (2014)
Art of Democratic Revolution awarded by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (2013 to 2014)
Islamic Media: Technologies of the Sacred awarded by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation (2013 to 2014)
Hurford Family Fellow awarded by National Humanities Center (2011)
McLarney, Ellen. “The Revival of Women’s Liberation.” Arabic Thought Against the Authoritarian Age: Towards an Intellectual History of the Present, edited by Jens Hanssen and Max Weiss, Cambridge University Press, 2018. Open Access Copy
McLarney, Ellen. “Women’s Rights and Equality: Egyptian Constitutional Law.” Women’s Movements in Post-Arab Spring North Africa, edited by Fatima Sadiqi, Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Open Access Copy
McLarney, E. “Latifah al-Zayyat.” Dictionary of Literary Biography: 20th-Century Arabic Literature, edited by Majd al-Mallah, Thompson-Gale, 2008.
McLarney, E. “Women, Gender, and Love: Modern Discourses: Arab States.” Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures, edited by Suad Joseph, vol. 3, Brill, 2005.
McLarney, E. “Beyoncé's soft power: Poetics and politics of an afro-diasporic aesthetics.” Camera Obscura, vol. 34, no. 2, Sept. 2019, pp. 1–39. Scopus, doi:10.1215/02705346-7584892. Full Text Open Access Copy
McLarney, Ellen. “James Baldwin and the Power of Black Muslim Language.” Social Text, vol. 37, no. 1, Duke University Press, Mar. 2019, pp. 51–84. Crossref, doi:10.1215/01642472-7286264. Full Text Open Access Copy
McLarney, E. “Women’s Rights in the Egyptian Constitution: (Neo)Liberalism’s Family Values.” Jadaliyya, May 2013.
McLarney, Ellen. “Review: Reconfiguring Islamic Tradition: Reform, Rationality, and Modernity by Samira Haj.” International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 44, no. 1, Cambridge University Press (CUP), Feb. 2012, pp. 177–79. Manual, doi:10.1017/S0020743811001401. Full Text
McLarney, Ellen Anne. “American Freedom and Islamic Fascism: Ideology in the Hall of Mirrors.” Theory and Event, vol. 14, no. 3, Sept. 2011. Open Access Copy
McLarney, Ellen Anne. “The Islamic Public Sphere and the Discipline of Adab.” International Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, vol. 43, no. 3, 2011, pp. 429–49. Open Access Copy