Heather Sharkey

Professor in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

School of Arts and Sciences

At Penn since 2002, Dr. Sharkey is the author of several books about relations in the Middle East. Her most recent book, “A History of Muslims, Christians and Jews in the Middle East,” was published this year. Her expertise is on Muslim, Christian and Jewish relations.

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