Ellen Asermely

Author Archive: Ellen Asermely

Ellen Asermely is a senior (!) in the Pardee School studying International Relations. Born and raised in Rhode Island, the smallest but weirdest state, she enjoys coffee milk, the Big Blue Bug, and Awful Awfuls. In her free time, Ellen can be found by the ocean, eating anything with cheese on it, reading Harry Potter, or hugging strangers' dogs.

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Berlin: A Study in Past and Present

Berlin: A Study in Past and Present

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Berlin has struck a difficult balance; it is not defined by its dark past, nor does it forget that past.

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A Meditation

A Meditation

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

In search of the divine.

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Letter to Dad from Colorado

Letter to Dad from Colorado

| September 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

A new layer to exploring new places.

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Be Kind to Spiders

Be Kind to Spiders

| May 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Things my mama taught me.

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mountain laurel mornings

mountain laurel mornings

| May 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

reflections on springtime

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Learning to be Shwayyeh Souriyyeh

Learning to be Shwayyeh Souriyyeh

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Shwayyeh souriyyeh: a little bit Syrian.

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Never Enough

Never Enough

| May 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Just another quarter-life mini-crisis.

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The Case for Collectivity

The Case for Collectivity

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

In which the author defends the concept of collective security.

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Radical Islamic Feminism

Radical Islamic Feminism

| February 10, 2017 | 6 Comments

“It is this female profile, with a strong personality, blossoming, sincere and of a great bravery that the Qur’an evokes, and not that of an inevitably oppressed, retiring woman and an eternal victim.”

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