Abrar Alshammari


Abrar Alshammari is a Kuwaiti writer and researcher interested in sociopolitical issues relating to the Gulf region and wider Arab world, particularly the intersection of cultural production and politics. She has an MA from Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab Studies and currently resides in Kuwait.

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The Rise of Bidun Literature: Representation and Advocacy in Kuwait

A number of works about the situation of the biduns, or stateless people, have emerged into Kuwait’s contemporary literary scene.