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Sara Hussein

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Email    shussein@g.ucla.edu
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My research interests include histories of modern Egypt, Pan-Africanism, Afro-Arab anticolonial solidarities, and Third World internationalism. 

Field of Study

Middle East

Conference Presentations

Investigating the Increase of Cross-Mediterranean EgyptianIrregular Migration. Paper presented at the British Society of Middle East Studies Annual Conference (BRISMES), University of Edinburgh, Scotland. 2017, July. 

Cross-Mediterranean Egyptian Migrants: A Discursive Analysis. Paper presented at the Middle East Studies Association (MESA) Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX, USA. 2018, Nov. 

Interrogating Representations of the Egyptian Clandestine. Paper Presented at “The Sea in the 20th – 21st Centuries and the ‘Forbidden Migrations’” Conference, Institute of Contemporary History (IHC) at Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. Lisbon, Portugal. 2019, Nov. 


MA in Middle East Studies, The American University in Cairo

BA in Political Science, University of Tennessee