Orit Bashkin

Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Orit Bashkin is Associate Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. Her publications include articles on the history of Arab Jews in Iraq, on Iraqi history, and on Arabic literature. She is the author of The Other Iraq: Pluralism and Culture in Hashemite Iraq (Stanford University Press, 2009) and New Babylonians: A History of Jews in Modern Iraq (Stanford University Press, 2012).