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Elyse Semerdjian

Elyse Semerdjian is Professor of Islamic/Middle East History at Whitman College. A specialist in the history of the Ottoman Empire and Syria, she authored "Off the Straight Path": Illicit Sex, Law, and Community in Ottoman Aleppo (Syracuse, N.Y., 2008). She is currently writing a book about gender, embodiment, and memory of the Armenian Genocide.

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