Publications

In 2016, Frances S. Hasso published with Zakia Salime Freedom without Permission: Bodies and Space in the Arab Revolutions (Duke University Press). Recent publications also include “Civil and the Limits of Politics in Revolutionary Egypt,” in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (Vol. 35:3, 2015), as well as “Bargaining with the Devil: States and Intimate Life,” in the Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (Vol. 10:2, 2014). Her 2011 monograph, Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East (Stanford University Press 2011), won a 2011 Outstanding Academic Title Award from Choice Magazine.  She is author of Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan (Syracuse University Press). She is working on a number of projects on gender in post-revolutionary Egypt and developing an archive-based research project on Palestinian death and birth in Mandate Palestine.


Books

F.S. Hasso and Z. Salime (eds.). Freedom without Permission: Bodies and Space in the Arab Revolutions. Duke University Press 2016.

Click here to read Freedom without Permission Chapter 1

Reviews of Freedom without Permissionhasso-salime

Antipode: A Radical Journal of Geography (Todorova)

Lectures (Berriane, in French)

Journal of International and Global Studies (Cockrell-Abdullah)

Politics & Gender (El Zein)

F.S. Hasso. Consuming Desires: Family Crisis and the State in the Middle East. Stanford University Press 2011.

Reviews of Consuming Desires

Journal of Women’s History review essay (Reynolds)

Choice (McCloud)

Contemporary Sociology review essay (Lazreg)

Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute (Walker)

Middle East Journal (Sonneveld)

Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (Brownson)

F.S. Hasso. Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics in Occupied Palestine and Jordan. Syracuse University Press 2005.

Reviews of Resistance, Repression and Gender Politics

British Journal of Middle East Studies (Sa’ar)Cover of

Contemporary Sociology (Hammami)

Contemporary Sociology review essay (Klayman)

Dialectical Anthropology (Bornstein)

Digest of Middle East Studies (Gallagher)

Feminist Review (Sayigh)

Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies (Dankel)


Journal Articles

F.S. Hasso. “Civil and the Limits of Politics in Revolutionary Egypt.Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Vol. 35, No. 3, 2015: 605-621.

F.S. Hasso. “Bargaining with the Devil: States and Intimate Life.Journal of Middle East Women’s Studies, Vol. 10, No. 2, 2014: 107-134.

Lila Abu-Lughod, Fida Adely, Frances Hasso. “Overview: Engaging the Arab Human Development Report 2005 on Women.International Journal of Middle East Studies 41:1 Cambridge University Press, (February, 2009) :59-60.

F.S. Hasso. “Empowering Governmentalities Rather than Women: The Arab Human Development Report 2005 and Western Development Logics.International Journal of Middle East Studies 41.1 Cambridge University Press, (February, 2009): 63-82.

F.S. Hasso. “Culture Knowledge’ and the Violence of Imperialism: Revisiting The Arab Mind.MIT Electronic Journal of Middle East Studies 7 (Spring, 2007): 24-40.

F.S. Hasso. “Problems and Promise in Middle East and North Africa Gender Research.” Feminist Studies, vol. 31, no. 3 (Fall 2005): 653-678.

F.S. Hasso. “Discursive & Political Deployments by/of the 2002 Palestinian Women Suicide Bombers/Martyrs.Feminist Review, Issue 81, “Bodily Interventions” (November 2005): 23-51.

F.S. Hasso. “Feminist Generations? The Long-Term Impact of Social Movement Involvement on Palestinian Women’s Lives.American Journal of Sociology, vol. 107, no. 3 (November 2001): 586-611. Republished in Social Movements: Readings on their Emergence, Mobilization and Dynamics, edited by Doug McAdam and David A. Snow (Oxford University Press, 2009).

F.S. Hasso. “Modernity and Gender in Arab Accounts of the 1948 and 1967 Defeats.International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 32 (November 2000): 491-510.

F.S. Hasso. “‘The Women’s Front:’ Nationalism, Feminism and Modernity in Palestine.Gender & Society, vol. 12, no. 4, August 1998: 441-465.


On-Line Publications, Interviews, and Podcasts

F.S. Hasso, Podcast, “Since the Revolutions: The Challenge of Contemporary Middle East Studies.” Stanford University Press Blog, January 4, 2014.

F.S. Hasso, “Alternative Worlds at the 2013 World Social Forum in Tunis,” Jadaliyya, May 1, 2013.

F.S. Hasso, “Arab Feminism,” Interviewed on Riz Khan Show, al-Jazeera, March 1, 2011.