Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro Member
Field of Study
History of Modern Egypt and the Arab Middle East
Israel Gershoni specializes in intellectual and cultural history of modern Egypt and the Arab Middle East. During the academic year 2011–12, his research will examine the role of intellectuals in Egyptian parliamentary government, 1913–52. He locates this subject within the broader framework of the evolution of Egyptian liberalism in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Dates at IAS
School of Historical Studies