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A Conversation with Fadi Zaghmout: Writing about Gender Equality, Sexuality, and LGBTQIA+ Issues in Jordan

A Conversation with Fadi Zaghmout


Join the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program, Department of Classical and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, and Institute for Middle East Studies for A Conversation with Fadi Zaghmout. Mr. Zaghmout will discuss his experiences writing about gender equality, sexuality, and LGBTQIA+ issues in Jordan.

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  • Fadi Zaghmout is a Jordanian writer and gender activist. His novels provide an original contribution to the discourse surrounding gender, sexuality, and LGBTQIA+ issues in the Arab world. Fadi holds an MA in Creative Writing and Critical Thinking from Sussex University in the UK.