Who Is She

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Personal information

Professor Emeritus of History
Afaf Marsot

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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.