Former SRC People

Zain Alam

Zain Alam

Junior Fellow / Artist-in-Residence (2017-2018)

Zain Alam is an artist, writer, and musician. His work explores the life of minorities and marginalized groups—particularly at moments of self-...

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Faraz Alidina

Faraz Alidina

Junior Fellow, 2016-2017

Faraz is a second year Master's student in Islamic studies. He hails from Toronto, Canada and completed his undergrad at McGill University in Montreal.... Read more about Faraz Alidina

Rob Ames

Rob Ames

Doctoral Fellow, 2015-2017

 

Rob is a Ph.D. candidate in the department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. His dissertation focuses on the relationship between mysticism and modernist social thought in Qajar Iran, with particular concern for both fields’ treatments of subjectivity.... Read more about Rob Ames

Anna Attaway

Anna Attaway

Editor, Cosmologics (2014-2015)

Anna Attaway's background is in English and Spanish literature. Now a graduate student in Religion and Literature at Harvard Divinity School, she researches...

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Margaretha Blignaut

Margaretha Blignaut

Doctoral Fellow (2016-2018)

 

 

Margaretha Blignaut is a third-year doctoral student in the department of Anthropology. Her research focuses on the production and circulation of heritage claims, with a particular emphasis on the ways in which the evidentiary terrain of Roma heritage claims are being impacted by population genetic scholarship and the dynamics of heritage regimes across Europe.