Vanderbilt University Press is pleased to announce that Manifold Destiny: Arabs at an American Crossroads of Exceptional Rule by John Tofik Karam has been awarded a Fellowships Open Book Program grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities Office of Digital Humanities and the Division of Research Programs.
This NEH initiative allows scholarly presses to make recent monographs freely available online. Vanderbilt UP is making Manifold Destiny available for free through all major ebook vendors and will soon be housing a PDF of the book on our website to ensure that anyone who wants to read a copy of the book can do so at no cost. This open-access edition is published under a Creative Commons license, rendering it free for download and distribution.
John Tofik Karam is the director of the Lemann Center for Brazilian Studies at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where he is also a professor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
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