Amr Kamal

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Research Interests

  • 19th and 20th century French literature
  • Arabic and Francophone literature and media
  • Literature from the Mashreq (Egypt, Lebanon and Syria)
  • Mediterranean studies
  • postcolonial and empire studies
  • human geography
  • urban studies
  • material culture
  • translation and cinema studies

Received his Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His research interests include 19th and 20th century French literature, Francophone literature from the Mashreq (especially Egypt, Lebanon and Syria), Mediterranean Studies, Cinema, Human Geography, and material culture.