Beth Baron

Beth Baron is Professor of History at City College, City University of New York, specializing in Middle Eastern history, Egyptian history, and women’s history.  Her books include Egypt as a Woman: Nationalism, Gender and Politics (University of California Press); The Women’s Awakening in Egypt: Culture, Society and the Press (Yale University Press); and Women in Middle Eastern History: Shifting Boundaries in Sex and Gender), edited with Nikkie Keddie (Yale University Press).