Maha Marouan

Maha Marouan

Associate Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and African Studies

Phone: (814) 867-4269


Area(s) of Specialization: Comparative Literature, Literary Criticism, African Diaspora Studies, Transnational Feminism, African Feminism, Comparative Racialization, Religious Studies, Immigration Studies, African and African Diaspora Women’s Literature in English, French, Arabic, and Spanish, Religions of Africa and the African Diaspora, Islamic Africa, Race and the Trans-Saharan Slave Trade, Immigration, Race, Gender, and Belonging


Dr. Marouan’s scholarship engages the intersections of race, gender and religion in Africa and the African Diaspora.