Visiting Faculty & Sessionals

Julie M. Norman, PhD (American University)

Research interests

Julie Norman teaches courses on the Arab-Israeli conflict, Middle East foreign policy, and human rights.  She is the author of two books on unarmed resistance in Israel-Palestine, and she has also published on media activism, legal advocacy, and urban planning in the Middle East.   Other research interests include international law, refugees, and prison/detention policies.   

Selected Publications:

Nonviolent Resistance: Activism and Advocacy in the Second Intifada, eds. Maia Carter Hallward and Julie M. Norman.  New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2011.

The Second Palestinian Intifada: Civil Resistance.  London: Routledge, 2010.

Creative Activism: Youth Media in Palestine.” Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication 2. (2009) 251-274.

"Got Trust? The Challenge of Gaining Access in Conflict Zones." In Surviving research: Doing Research in Difficult and Violent Situations, ed. John C. King et al. New York: Routledge, 2009.