Fellow Area of Research
Esra Almas 
Istanbul Sehir University

Albert J. Wood Fellowship

Full Year Fellow

Beyond the Muslin/Jewish Divide: Confluence, Conversion, and Conviviality in Interwar Istanbul

Nancy  E.  Berg 
Washington University St. Louis

Dalck and Rose Feith Family Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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We Remember Babylon

Chen Bram 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ruth Meltzer Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow
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Intergroup Intimacy and Its Limits: Jewish-Muslim Relations, Modernity, and Cultural Exchange in the Soviet and Post-Soviet Caucasus

Dina Danon 
SUNY, Binghamton

Charles W. And Sally Rothfeld Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Negotiating Modernity: The Marketplace of Matchmaking, Marriage, and Divorce in the Ottoman Sephardi World

Keren Dotan 
Open University of Israel

Charles W. and Sally Rothfeld Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow
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Late Ottoman Mizrahi Writing: Questions on Modernism, Secularism, and Literary Form

Yuval Evri 
SOAS University of London

Ivan and Nina Ross Family Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Between Partitions and Translations: Arab-Jewish Cultural Visions at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Hadar Feldman Samet 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Jody Ellant and Howard Reiter Family Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Between Tradition and Revolution: Sabbatian Cultural Expressions of Ottoman Modernity

Annie  Greene  
University of Chicago

Full Year Fellow
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Diasporic Citizens: Ottoman-Iraqi Jews and Extra/Imperial Identity

Alma Rachel Heckman  
Santa Cruz,
University of California

Professor Samuel Z. Klausner and Professor Roberta G. Sands Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow
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Radical Roads Not Taken: Moroccan Jewish Trajectories, 1925-1975

Kerstin  Hünefeld  
Free University of Berlin

Maurice Amado Foundation Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Synagogues as Contested and Symbolically Charged Cultural, Social, and Political Arenas in Twentieth-Century Muslim Societies

Sarah Frances Levin 
Berkeley,
University of California

Ruth Meltzer Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow
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Moroccan Jewish-Muslim Relations Remembered through Berber Oral Traditions

Yoram  Meital 
Ben Gurion University of the Negev

Ellie and Herbert D. Katz Distinguished Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Gate of Heaven: Jewish Life in Cairo, Past and Present

Aviad Moreno 
Ben Gurion University of the Negev

Ruth Meltzer Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Early Roots, Intertwined Routes: Jewish and Muslim Migrations in the Moroccan Context

Yigal S.  Nizri 
University of Toronto

Professor Samuel Z. Klausner and Professor Roberts G. Sands Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow
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Sharifan Subjects, Rabbinic Texts: Moroccan Halakhic Writing

Joseph Sassoon 
Georgetown University

Primo Levi Fellowship

Fall Term Fellow
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Minority Merchants and Global Trade: The Rise and Decline of the Sassoons

Edwin Seroussi 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Primo Levi Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow
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A Spark of King David: Rabbi Israel Najara, Past and Present

Reuven Snir 
University of Haifa

Ivan and Nina Ross Family Fellowship

Spring Term Fellow
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"Prophecies of a Madman in a Cursed City": The Birth and Demise of Arab-Jewish Literature

Alon Tam 
University of Pennsylvania

Full Year Fellow
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The Way it Mattered: Jewishness as Social Identity in Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century Egypt

Alan Verskin 
University of Rhode Island

Louis Apfelbaum and Hortense Braunstein Apfelbaum Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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The Judeo-Arabic Newspapers of the Maghrib

Mark  Wagner 
Louisiana State University

Ruth Meltzer Fellowship

Full Year Fellow
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Ethnic Comedy in Yemeni Literature

Affiliated Scholars

Joseph Alpar 
Temple University
Orit Bashkin 
University of Chicago
Haggai Ben-Shammai 
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Julia Phillips  Cohen 
Vanderbilt University
Noah Gerber 
Tel Aviv University
John  Ghazvinian 
University of Pennsylvania
Ari Gordon 
University of Pennsylvania
Benjamin Hary 
New York University
Sifra Lentin 
Gateway House,
Indian Council on Global Relations
Lital Levy 
Princeton University