Djebar, Assia

Professor Assia Djebar

Assia Djebar

Professor of French

Assia Djebar, professor of French and an internationally acclaimed novelist, translator, playwright, essayist, and filmmaker, is an innovative stylist who seeks to retrace the fight for liberation led by women of her native Algeria and creates narratives - in literature, theater, and film - of Islamic memory and history from the point of view of Muslim women.