Kareem Rabie is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at
The University of Illinois, Chicago
. His work focuses on privatization, urban development, and the state-building project in the West Bank.
While on research leave in 2021, Kareem is visiting fellow at CUNY’s
Center for Place, Culture, and Politics
Committee on Globalization and Social Change
Previously he was
at the University of Chicago; Marie Curie Fellow/Senior Researcher at the Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society (
) at the University of Oxford; and Assistant Professor of Anthropology at
in Washington, DC.
His first book,
Palestine is Throwing a Party and the Whole World is Invited
came out in summer 2021 from
Duke University Press
some things reviewers have said
Here is a list of upcoming and recorded
Kareem’s current research focuses on the new human geographies of
And you can find some recent writing
You can order the book from
for 30% off with code E21RABIE. It is also available at the
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
, and elsewhere books are sold.