Brinda Mehta

Brinda Mehta is Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Mills College. She is the author of "Rituals of Memory in Contemporary Arab Women's Writing"; "Diasporic (Dis)locations: Indo-Caribbean Women Writers Negotiate the Kala Pani" (winner of the Frantz Fanon Award for Outstanding Work in Caribbean Thought); and "Corps infirme, corps infame: la femme dans le roman balzacien." She is currently working on her fifth book, "Creative Resistance: The Dissident Voices of Arab Women."