Syrine Hout

​Dr. Syrine Hout's interests have revolved around cross-cultural theories and European travel literatures, dealing with the Middle East, from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Recently, she has focused on contemporary Anglophone and Francophone Lebanese writings. Her publications include Post-War Anglophone Lebanese Fiction: Home Matters in the Diaspora (Edinburgh UP, 2012) and Viewing Europe from the Outside: Cultural Encounters and Critiques in the Eighteenth-Century Pseudo-Oriental Travelogue and the Nineteenth-Century 'Voyage en Orient' (Peter Lang, 1997), in addition to numerous journal articles and book chapters.

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