Alia Malek

Alia Malek is the author of The Home That Was Our Country: A Memoir of Syria (2017) and A Country Called Amreeka: US History Re-Told Through Arab American Lives (2009). She edited Patriot Acts: Narratives of Post 9/11 Injustices (2011) and edited and co-conceived EUROPA أوروپا : An Illustrated Introduction to Europe for Migrants and Refugees (2016). Her reportage on Syrian refugees has appeared in the New York Times and other publications. She directs the international reporting concentration at the Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY.