website is one of the ways to disseminate resources, literature
reviews, and theoretical developments that emerge from a research
Diaspora and Learning: Kurdish Women in Canada, Britain and
Sweden, led by Professor Shahrzad Mojab and a
new research project, "Role
of Women's Organizations in Post-War Reconstructions: Diaspora-homeland
Relations in the Kurdish "Safe Haven," 1991-2003"
led by Shahrzad Mojab and Dr. Rachel Gorman of the Ontario
Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto.
site features bibliographies, with selected annotations on:
methodology, standpoint theory, oral history, and genocide
and feminist organizing in the Middle East
nation and diaspora
violence and learning
and Transnational Theories
site is of interest to academics and activists in the area
of womens studies, Middle East studies, as well as social
services and immigration policy studies, the site also includes
articles, resources, and links to sites on refugee and asylum
issues, and sites related to Kurdish language,
media and studies.