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Ghazarian, Matthew

Graduate Student
Columbia University


Matthew Ghazarian is a Ph.D. student in Columbia University's Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, African Studies. His research focuses on the intersections of sectarianism, humanitarianism, and political economy in central and eastern Anatolia between 1856 and 1893.

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
19th-21st Centuries   
Kurdish Studies   
Identity/Representation   
Colonialism   
Turkish Studies   
Armenian Studies   
Ottoman Studies   
Cultural Studies   
Political Economy   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Anatolia   
Caucasus   
The Levant   
SPECIALTIES
Economy   
Sectarianism   
Humanitarian aid   
LANGUAGES
Armenian (Advanced)   
Turkish (Fluent)   
Ottoman (Advanced)   
Persian (Intermediate)   
Arabic (Elementary)   
French (Advanced)   
EDUCATION
MA2015Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African StudiesColumbia University
BA2010GovernmentHarvard University
ABSTRACTS ACCEPTED AT MESA MEETINGS SINCE 2009
To Fly or Starve: Nomads, Arms, and Aid in the Ottoman Famines of 1878-81 (2017)   
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