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Dina Jadallah


The Shibboleths within Albert Memmi's Universalism

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Albert Memmi, Decolonization and the Decolonized. Minneapolis & London: University of Minnesota Press, 2006.  “What? Post-colonialism? Have they left?” - Aborigine activist Bobbi Sykes’ comment at an academic conference on post-colonialism[1] Is there a place for “Muslim” or “Arab” peoples in “Western” “universal” values of equality, freedom, democracy, rights, and so forth? Both categories frequently subsume religious and/or ethnicized (mis)conceptualizations in ...

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Dina Jadallah


Dina Jadallah is a PhD student in Near Eastern Studies at the University of Arizona. She can be reached at