Meghan Tinsley

Meghan Tinsley

Meghan Tinsley

Ph.D Candidate

E-mail: tinsleym@bu.edu

BIO AND RESEARCH

Meghan Tinsley holds a BA in International Relations and French from Wellesley College (2007) and an MSc in Race, Ethnicity, and Postcolonial Studies from the London School of Economics (2010). She is currently a Visiting Research Student in Sociology at the University of Warwick. Meghan’s areas of interest include race and ethnicity, political sociology and nationalism, and collective memory.

In that vein, her dissertation concerns representations of Muslims in British and French World War I commemorations. She plans to use this data to analyze the shifting boundaries of collective identity in two post-imperial countries.