2015-2016 U.S. DEPT. OF STATE EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS FELLOWS
Research topic: A Sultan and his Monument: The Role of the Complex of Qalawun in the Development of Mamluk Architecture. University of Bonn. Predoctoral candidate.
Karen Maggie Bryson
Research topic: New Historical Perspectives on the Reign of Horemheb. Johns Hopkins University. Predoctoral candidate.
Research topic: Styles of Paranoia in Modern Arabic Literature. Rutgers University. Assistant Professor.
Research topic: Egypt, Palestine, and the Mediterranean World: Reevaluating Muslim-Christian Relations in the Crusader States. University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Predoctoral candidate.
2015-2016 PRE-DISSERTATION TRAVEL GRANT
Research topic: Inventing the Modern Egyptian Kitchen: The Emergence of a National Cuisine, 1922-52. Georgetown University. Predoctoral candidate.
2015-2016 RESEARCH ASSOCIATES
Research topic: Pots and Provisions at Wadi el Hudi: Petrographic Analysis of Middle Kingdom Pottery at Ancient Mining Sites in the Eastern Desert. University of Toronto. Predoctoral candidate.
Research topic: The Cairo Jazz Band and the Reclaimation of a Cosmopolitan Egyptian Heritage. University of California, Los Angeles. Predoctoral candidate.
Research topic: From Classical to Post-Classical: The Poetic Diwans of Abu al-`Ala' al-Ma`arri. Georgetown University. Predoctoral candidate.
2014-2015 U.S. DEPT. OF STATE EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS FELLOWS
Research topic: Commandeering Empires: Ottoman North Africa in the Age of Revolution, 1789-1835
Research topic: Analog Constellations, Digital Assemblages: Egyptian Video Art and the Experience of Modernity
Research topic: Common Sensibilities: Reform, Social Relations, and Citizenship in Modern Egypt
Research topic: The Egypt Merchants and Ottoman Trade in a Period of Transformation, 1750-1810
Research topic: Enemies of the State: A Reassessment of the Old Kingdom Prisoner Statues
Research topic: The Journalistic Writings of Yusuf Idris (1960-1991)
Research topic: Egyptian Shadow Theater of the Eve of Modernity (1600-1900)
Research topic: Faience menits in the New Kingdom through the Third Intermediate Period
Research topic: Life during Wartime: Peasants, Politics and the Colonial State in Egypt 1914-1923
Research topic: Sounding the Nation: Cassettes, Culture and Everyday Life in Modern Egypt, 1970-2010
2014-2015 RESEARCH ASSOCIATES
Research topic: Egyptian Merchants and Commerce During the Sixteenth Century
2014-2015 NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWS
Tamer El Leithy
Research topic: The Biography of a Cairene Alley: Medieval Family, Urban Property and Everyday Court
Research topic: The Fiscal Politics of Egyptian State-building 1876-1879
2013-2014 U.S. DEPT. OF STATE EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS FELLOWS
Research topic: Bioarchaeological and Textual Analysis of Health Care at Deir el Medina
Research topic: Gangsters, Law, and State in the Making of Modern Egypt 1882-1952
Research topic: Vehicles of Memory: Paintings in the Red Monastery
Research topic: The Evolution of the Modern Egyptian Legal System 1919-39
2013-2014 NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWS
Research topic: Listening to the Nation: Radio, Noise, and Soundscapes in Inter-Revolutionary Egypt 1919-52