Abdelkader Scholarship Writing Contests
STUDENTS: College and High School
After 10 years, AEP is expanding the student Abdelkader scholarship writing competitions to allow another format of entry. STAY TUNED FOR DETAILS! Students are encouraged to explore Emir Abdelkader’s legacy and values to prepare for the upcoming student scholarship opportunities and more. See selected readings below.
EDUCATORS: College and High School
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Selected English Language Resources
Bouyerdene, Ahmed. Emir Abdelkader: Hero and Saint of Islam. World Wisdom, 2012.
Churchill, Charles-Henry. The Life of Abd el Kader, ex Sultan of the Arabs of Algeria. Chapman Hall, 1867.
Danziger, Raphael. Abd al-Qadir and the Algerians. Holmes and Meier, 1977.
DeTocqueville, Alexis. Writings on Empire and Slavery. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.
Marston, Elsa. The Compassionate Warrior: Abdelkader of Algeria. Wisdom Tales, 2013.
Kearny Philip. Kearny in Africa, 1844 (U.S. major general assigned as an observer in the French army).
Kiser, John W. Commander of the Faithful: The Life and Times of Emir Abdelkader (1808-1883).
Monkfish Book Publishing, 2008
Kiser, John W. The Monks of Tibhirine: Faith, Love and Terror in Algeria. St. Martins Press, 2003
Kiser, John W. Lessons From An Arab Warrior