Who Is She

Organisations: 
Professions: 

Personal information

Professor Emeritus of History
Afaf Marsot

Contact information / Private

Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

UCLA
History
Postbox: 
Box 951473
6265 Bunche Hall
90095
CA
Los Angeles
USA
Fax: 
+1-310-206-9630

Education

D.Phil., History, Oxford University, 1983.

Competences

Egyptian History.
Modern Near Eastern History.
Women's Studies.

Work history

Jobs: 
Retired, Currently writing historical novels set in the Middle East.
Professor Emeritus of History, University of California in Los Angeles.
Productions and works: 
Women and Men in 18th Century Egypt. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1995.
A Short History of Modern Egypt (Second Edition). New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Egypt in the Reign of Muhammad Ali. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1983.

Awards

Distinctions: 
Delivered keynote address at Association of Women Researchers in Lebanon conference regarding Arab Women (speech was in Arabic).
Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters provided by the American University in Cairo, 2001.
Mentoring Award, Middle East Studies Association.