Margaux Myriam Fitoussi

Margaux Myriam Fitoussi

Research Concentrations

Materiality; Historical Anthropology; Affect and Emotions; Built Environment; Photography and the Moving Image


North Africa, Middle East, Mediterranean


Harvard Divinity School, MTS in Religion and the Social Sciences, 2017
University of California, Berkeley, BA in History, 2011

“Ḥāra of Tunis.” In Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World Online. Leiden: Brill Publishers. 2018

Translated by Fitoussi, Margaux, and Anna Boots. The Regency of Tunis, 1535-1666: Genesis of an Ottoman Province in the Maghreb. By Leila Blili. AUC Press. 2021.

Fitoussi, Margaux. Interview with Amanda Sharick. “Metaphor and Memory: Reflections on the Making of EL HARA (2017) featuring Albert Memmi” in The Venice Ghetto: A Memory Space that Travels, edited by Amanda Sharick, Katharine G. Trostel. UMass Press. 2021.