SAMAR HABIB is a writer, researcher and scholar. Her intellectual pursuits are punctuated by an interest in the macro-cosmic, the transhistorical and the transcultural.
She is currently researching and writing on perennial ideas of well being and mind science.
Dr. Habib is also an expert of international standing on gender and sexuality, with unparalleled publications on same-sex love and desire among women in the Middle East and North Africa. Some publishers of her academic works include E.J. Brill, Oxford University Press and Routledge. She has given invited lectures at some of the best universities in the world, including Yale, Brown, Stanford and Columbia.