Conversation with Larry Michalak: Arabs and Muslims in American Cinema

Dr. Larry Michalak, PhD, a cultural anthropologist and Middle East specialist from the University of California, Berkeley talked with SUSRIS.com editor in chief Patrick Ryan about the image of Arabs and Muslims in American cinema.  Dr. Michalak’s research about the improvements in film portrayals was the subject of a paper presented at the recent Middle East Studies Association annual conference in San Diego.