June 4, 2021
CMES is pleased to congratulate this year's graduating students in our AM, AB/AM, and PhD programs.
AM Graduates and Thesis Titles
- Abdullah Almutabagani
- Mouhanad Al Rifay—Thesis: "Scattered Images: The Perpetual Destabilization of Family in Pursuit of Political Dominance (Palestine 1948–Syria 1980)" / Advisor: William Granara / CMES Thesis Prize
- Margaret (Maggie) Dene
- Jacob Ellis
- Deni Hoxha (AB/AM)
- Nana-Korantema Koranteng
- Elizabeth (Liz) Masten
- John Paul (Jack) Murphy—Thesis: "Earthquakes and Epidemics: The Impact of Natural Disasters on the ʿAbbāsid Revolution" / Advisor: Roy Mottahedeh / CMES Thesis Prize
PhD Graduates and Dissertation Titles
Meredyth Lynn Winter
History of Art and Architecture and MES
Dissertation: "Silks Withdrawn: A Re-Contextualization of the Medieval Fragments from Rayy"
Advisors: Gülru Necipoğlu, David Roxburgh / Committee: Finbarr Barry Flood, Renata Holod
Akif Ercihan Yerlioğlu
History and MES
Dissertation: "Paracelsus Goes East: Ottoman 'New Medicine' and its Afterlife"
Advisor: Cemal Kafadar / Committee: Ann Blair, Khaled Fahmy, Roy Mottahedeh, Katherine Park