Asma Jahamah is a doctoral candidate at the department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies . Her thesis examines neo-imperial and postcolonial representations of terror in post-'9/11' Anglophone novels that were first published in the UK and the USA. Her research interests include postcolonial studies, postcolonial and comparative literature, 9/11 US and UK literature, terrorism studies, and Islamic feminism. Jahamah has presented a paper at the BCLA conference (Warwick University, 2017) and has an upcoming conference paper at the London Center for Interdisciplinary Research (2018). Prior to starting her doctorate, she taught courses in English language and literature at the University of Jordan.