Attending to this issue's theme of borders and margins, this essay is a personal reflection on the challenges of living in the United States as an Arab, particularly in light of the lack of complex knowledges about Arabs in this country and the assumptions and stereotypes that come with that.
Living in a Country That Does Not Know Us
Carol W.N. Fadda is Associate Professor in the Department of English at Syracuse University. I thank Dana M. Olwan and Sean M. Conrey for reading and providing valuable feedback on this essay. Correspondence to: Carol W.N. Fadda, Department of English, 401 Hall of Languages, Syracuse University, 900 S. Crouse Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Carol W.N. Fadda; Living in a Country That Does Not Know Us. Departures in Critical Qualitative Research 1 June 2019; 8 (2): 17–23. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/dcqr.2019.8.2.17
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