Middle East Studies

Lilah Gaber

MES Class of 2023

Lilah Gaber is a double concentrator in Middle East Studies and International and Public Affairs on the Development Track. At Brown, she participated in several student activism groups, such as the Brown Divestment campaign, which passed through a University Board in 2019. She also spent her time writing, singing, and playing guitar for her indie-rock band, TV Dinner. She does not have plans for after graduation, though she hopes to end up back in her family home in Egypt to study and work in the near future.

Capstone Project: Beyond the Nile: Nubian Conceptions of Identity After their Displacement