SNF Agora Faculty Seminars: Wendy Pearlman

Part of our SNF Agora Faculty Seminars, AY21–22
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  • Wendy Pearlman
  • Political Science, Northwestern University

Headshot photo of Wendy PearlmanWendy Pearlman is the Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence and director of undergraduate studies in Northwestern University’s Department of Political Science. Her research interests include comparative politics of the Middle East, social movements, conflict processes, emotions, the political effects of emigration, and the Arab-Israeli conflict.

She is author of four books: Occupied Voices: Stories of Everyday Life from the Second Intifada (Nation Books, 2003); Violence, Nonviolence, and the Palestinian National Movement (Cambridge University Press, 2011); We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled: Voices from Syria (Custom House, 2017); and Triadic Coercion: Israel’s Targeting of States That Host Nonstate Actors, co-authored with Boaz Atzili (Columbia University Press, 2018).