Asaad Al-Saleh is Assistant Professor of Arabic, Comparative Literature
and Cultural Studies working for the Department of Languages and
Literature and the Middle East Center at the University of Utah. He is
the author of several articles on issues related to identity, displacement,and political culture in modern Arabic Literature. His book,
Voices of the
Arab Spring: Personal Stories of the Arab Revolutions
, is forthcomingby Columbia University Press. He is currently working on a book that
covers the Syrian revolution.
Loren White currently works as an independent research consultant.Prior to his consulting work he was employed as an Ethic’s lecturer at
San Jose State University. Loren is a contributor to Hufngton Postand has published articles on Al-Jazeera English and Foreign Policy’s
Middle East Channel. He received a Graduate Certicate in International
Affairs from Texas A&M’s Bush School of Public Governance, and a
BA and MA in Philosophy from San Jose State University.
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