Middle East Studies

MES Senior Paper Presentation Day 2021

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Virtual event, internal to graduating seniors and their invited guests

Graduating seniors will present their honors thesis or capstone papers. View MES Senior Paper Presentation Day 2021 program.


Anchita DasguptaBeit Sourik and Kunan Poshpora: Reimagining Agency in Legal Resistance Movements. (Sreemati Mitter, primary advisor; Alex Winder, second reader)


Mathilde Barland - The Transgenerational Silence of the Harkis and its Effects on Navigating a Franco-Algerian Identity in an Alienating Society. (Advisor: Sreemati Mitter)

Marley Carroll - Conspiracy Theory and Religious Extremism: A Quest for Significance in Secular Societies. (Advisor: Nancy Khalek)

Julius GinglesThe Processions by Gibran Khalil Gibran. (Advisor: Emily Drumsta

Jack Johnson - Yacine Kateb's "Nedjma": "La femme Patrie" and Pre-Revolutionary Algerian Identity. (Advisor: Sreemati Mitter)

Tara Marshi - Lebanon’s Post-War Rehabilitation: Reconstructing Beirut Architecturally and Destroying Lebanese Identity. (Advisor: Sreemati Mitter)

Claire Miller - (Re)Constructing My Grandmother: An Exploration of Family and Identity through the Lenses of Zionism, National Identity, Religion, Queerness, Body, and Class. (Advisor: Ariella Azoulay

Adam Stein - Esther and the Ayatollah: Iranian Jewry after the Islamic Revolution. (Advisor: Stephen Kinzer)

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