Olivia Luce (University of Oxford)

 Olivia Luce is a third year DPhil candidate at the History Faculty, University of Oxford, writing her thesis on “Muslim and French Intellectuals in Paris: an analysis of their interaction from 1930 to 1962.”  Her research focuses primarily on student migration from the Maghreb, situating the interaction of twentieth century intellectual currents with Islamic thought within the socio-political history of Paris’ intellectual milieu.  She is co-organising the conference "The Public Role of Muslim Intellectuals: Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Challenges" at St Antony's with Pegah Zohouri Haghian.  She is also responsible for launching the website www.islamicintellectualhistory.com