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Pauline Kaldas



Biography

Pauline Kaldas is assistant professor of English at Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. She received her B.A. from Clark University, M.A. from the University of Michigan, and Ph.D. from SUNY-Binghamton. Her works include Dinarzad's Children: An Anthology of Contemporary Arab American Fiction (co-editor, 2004), Letters from Cairo, a travel memoir (Syracuse University Press, 2006), and Egyptian Compass, a collection of poetry (Custom Words, 2006). Her poems, stories, and essays have been published in various journals and anthologies, including Post-Gibran: Anthology of New Arab American Writing, The Poetry of Arab Women, Cultural Activisms, and The Family Track. Her interests include multicultural literature, immigrant literature, and Arab women writers.
Pauline Kaldas