Barbara Harlow, who once taught at the American University in Cairo, will be returning for the keynote address of “Representations of Identity in Literature” on April 9:

Harlow has translated work by Jacques Derrida and Ghassan Kanafani (April 9 is the anniversary of Kanafani’s birth), and is the author of Resistance Literature, Barred: Women, Writing, and Political Detention, After Lives: Legacies of Revolutionary Writing, as well as the co-editor of Imperialism and Orientalism: A Documentary Sourcebook and Archives of Empire: Vol 1 and Vol 11.