Steven Salaita


Department of English and Comparative Literature


Brief Biography

Steven Salaita is the author of eight books and is currently finishing a memoir about leaving and returning to academe, An Honest Living, to be published by Fordham University Press.  He writes at.

    • PhD, University of Oklahoma
    • Inter/Nationalism: Decolonizing Native America and Palestine. University of Minnesota Press, 2016.
    • Uncivil Rites: Palestine and the Limits of Academic Freedom. Haymarket, 2015.
    • Israel’s Dead Soul. Temple University Press, 2011.
    • Modern Arab American Fiction:  A Reader’s Guide.  Syracuse University Press, 2011.
    • The Uncultured Wars. Zed, 2008.
    • Arab American Literary Fictions, Cultures, and Politics. Palgrave McMillan, 2008.
    • The Holy Land in Transit. Syracuse University Press, 2006.
    • Anti-Arab Racism in the USA. Pluto, 2006.
Research Interest
  • Native American and Indigenous Studies
  • American Literature
  • Race and Ethnic Studies
  • Arab American Culture and Literature