Graduate Student Bios

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Ariel Mond
Current Research: Modern France, Empire

Ariel received her BA in History and French Studies from American University in Washington, DC (2015) and her MA in French Studies from New York University (2017). She is a second-year doctoral candidate specializing in modern European history with research interests in twentieth-century French empire and decolonization, gender, and global history. Her work also touches on themes of internationalism, anticolonialism, migration, and religion. Her current project considers intersections of French prison reform and decolonization during the Algerian War in the 1950s and 1960s.