Personal Statement:

Heidi Morrison focusses on the history of childhood in the Middle East. She is the author of Childhood and Colonial Modernity in Egypt (Palsgrave, 2015) and the editor the Global History of Childhood Reader (Rutledge, 2012). She is currently working on a manuscript on Palestinian children, memory, and the second intifada.

Dissertation Title:

Childhood, Modernity, and Nation-Building in Egypt, 1890-1939

Faculty Advisor(s):

Nancy Gallagher