Khadidja Bouchellia

Khadidja Bouchellia is currently pursuing a PhD in Comparative Literature and Cultural Studies at the University of Arkansas. She is affiliated with the Middle East Studies program where she works as an instructor, translator, and an assistant. She is working towards completing a dissertation on Muslim women’s reproductive rights and justice in North Africa and the Middle East. Khadidja immigrated to the United States from Algeria in 2017, and has been navigating life in the American South.