Mernissi, Fatima

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MERNISSI, Fatima. Moroccan. Genres: Sociology. Career: Universite Mohammed V, Agdal, Rabat, Morocco, professor of sociology; writer. Publications: Beyond the Veil: Male-Female Dynamics in a Modern Muslim Society, 1975, rev. ed., 1985, 1987; Femmes partagees, famille-travail: Collection, 1988; Chahrazad n'est pas marocaine: Autrement, elle serait salariee!, 1988; (ed.) Le Maroc raconte par ses femmes, 1984, trans. by M.J. Lakeland as Doing Daily Battle: Interviews with Moroccan Women, 1988, rev. ed. of French-language original as Le Monde n'est pas un harem: Paroles de femmes du Maroc, 1991; Le Harem politique: Le Prophete et les femmes, 1987, trans. by M.J. Lakeland as The Veil and the Male Elite: A Feminist Interpretation of Women's Rights in Islam, 1991; Islam and Democracy: Fear of the Modern World, trans. by M.J. Lakeland, 1992; The Forgotten Queens of Islam, 1993; Dreams of Trespass: Tales of a Harem Girlhood, 1994 in UK as The Harem Within: Tales of a Moroccan Girlhood, 1994. Address: Department of Sociology, Universite Mohammed V, BP 554 3 rue Michlifen, Agdal, Rabat, Morocco.