ABU-LUGHOD, Lila. American, b. 1952. Genres: Literary criticism and history, Women's studies and issues. Career: Williams College, William-stown, MA, assistant professor of anthropology, 1983-87; University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Mellon fellow, 1988-89; American Research Center in Egypt, Cairo, senior fellow, 1989-90; Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, assistant professor of religion, 1990-91; New York University, NYC, associate professor of anthropology, 1991-. Chair and member, Social Science Research Council Committee for the Comparative Study of Muslim Society, 1988-91. Publications: Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society, 1986; (ed. with C.A. Lutz) Language and the Politics of Emotion, 1990; Writing Women's Worlds: Bedouin Stories, 1993. Contributor of articles to professional journals. Address: Department of Anthropology, New York University, 25 Waverly Pl., New York, NY 10003, U.S.A.