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Middle East Studies

Oona Cahill

Department: Middle East Studies & History


Oona Cahill ’18 is a senior from New York, concentrating in Middle East Studies and History. Her thesis uses ethnographic research to examine the relationship between citizenship, statelessness, and identity in the context of the Kuwaiti bedoon and their diaspora community. As an MES undergraduate fellow in 2017-18, Oona will act as a liaison to pre-concentrators in the freshman and sophomore classes.