Articles

“Palestine Comes to Paris: The Global Sixties and the Making of a Universal Cause,” Journal of Palestine Studies, Vol. 50, Issue 1 (January, 2021): 1-32.

“Why Decolonization?” International Journal of Middle East Studies, Volume 52 – Issue 1 (February 2020): 137-145. (With Cyrus Schayegh).

“Arab Existentialism: What Was It?” Yale French Studies, No. 135-136 (Fall 2020): 171-188.

“Haunted: The New Arabic Translation of Sartre’s Anti-Semite and Jew.” Modern Intellectual History, Volume 18, Issue 2 (2018): 1-24

“The Slow Revolution: May 1968 in the Arab World.” American Historical Review, Volume 123, Issue 3 (2018): 733-738.

“The Messy Career of Historicism: Reflections from the Middle East.” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Volume 36 No. 2 (2016): 337-344.

“The Intellectual Revolt of the 1950s and the “Fall of the Udabaʾ.” In Friederike Pannewick, Georges Khalil and Yvonne Albers (eds.), Commitment and Beyond: Reflections on/of the Political in Arabic Literature since the 1940s. Wiesbaden: Ludwig Reichert Verlag, 2015: 89-104.

“Trauma and Other Historians: An Introduction.” Trauma and History, Special Issue of Historical Reflaxion/Reflexions Historiques, Volume 41, Issue 3 (2015): 1-13.

Nahda: The Arab Project of Enlightenment.” In Dwight Raynolds (ed.), Cambridge Companion to Modern Arab Culture. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015: 54-74.

“Homeward Bound: Husayn Muruwwah’s Integrative Quest for Authenticity.” Journal of Arabic Literature, Volume 44, Issue (2013). 1: 21–52.

“Arab Existentialism: A lost Chapter in the Intellectual History of Decolonization.” American Historical Review, Volume 17, No. 4 (2012): 1061-1091.

“The Traumatic Subjectivity of Sunʿ Allah Ibahim’s Dhat.” Journal of Arabic Literature, Volume 43 (2012): 80-101.

“The Professional Worldview of the Effendi Historian.” History Compass 7/1 (2009): 306-328.

“Common Skies Divided Horizons: Aviation, Class and Modernity in Early Twentieth Century Egypt.” Journal of Social History, Volume 41, No. 4 (2008): 917-942.

“Jabarti of the Twentieth Century: The National Epic of ʿAbd al-Rahman Rafiʿi and Other Egyptian Histories.” International Journal of Middle East Studies, Volume 36 (2004): 429-450.