Jonathan Curiel is a San Francisco journalist who has written widely about the Middle East, and he is the author of Al’ America: Travels Through America’s Arab and Islamic Roots (New Press, 2008).
Media scholar Jack Shaheen spent more than 50 years not only studying the us entertainment industry’s depictions of Arabs and Muslims but also collecting them. Now archived at New York University, the Jack G. Shaheen Collection shows graphically why stories, words and pictures matter.
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