Past Fellows

Jasmine Samara

Photo Samara cbfd8Jasmine Samara is a legal scholar and anthropologist whose work explores the regulation of identity through law, the governance of religious minorities, gender, and critical approaches to rights. She received her PhD in Social Anthropology from Harvard University and has a J.D. from Columbia Law School. Her ethnographic research in northern Greece explores debates on distinctive policies governing Muslim minority citizens in contemporary Greece, analyzing the legal stakes of this classification and ways in which it is contested and evaded.