Steven Salaita is Associate Professor of English at Virginia Tech and this summer will become Associate Professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Salaita is the author of six books including The Holy Land in Transit: Colonialism and the Quest for Canaan. Salaita frequently writes about Arab Americans, indigenous activism, Palestine, and decolonization.
Mark Rifkin is Associate Professor of English and Women's and Gender Studies at UNC-Greensboro. Rifkin is President-Elect of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association, one of three academic organizations to recently endorse the academic boycott of Israel. He is the author of four books including When Did Indians become Straight? Kinship, the History of Sexuality, and Native Sovereignty.
Co-sponsors: Concerned Scholars on Palestine at UNC and the Institute for Arts and Humanities.
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