Martina Koegeler-Abdi

Visiting Research Fellow

Martina Koegeler-Abdi will defend her PhD at the Center for Transnational American Studies at the University of Copenhagen this November. Her dissertation Adaptive Agency and Arab American Womanhood, 1893-1967 explores Arab American women’s public self-representation in the first half of the 20th century and her wider research interests include American cultural histories, US multi-ethnic literatures, ethnic and women’s studies as well as critical theory. She has served as a co-editor in Interculturality: Practice meets Research and published in peer-reviewed, international journals, such as the MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States and The Journal of Transnational American Studies, among other venues


Visiting address

Finngatan 16
223 62 Lund

Visiting hours

By appointment



Arab American History; Ethnic and Gender Studies; Cultural Representations; Multi-ethnic Literature