Paul Sedra


Paul Sedra is associate professor of history at Simon Fraser University and Middle East editor of History Compass.

Articles by this Author
Reconstituting the Coptic Community Amidst Revolution

Egypt’s Coptic community marked the passing in 2012 of two widely known and influential public figures. The first was the patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Pope Shenouda III, who died on March 17. Shenouda had celebrated the...

The Subversive Power of Grief

The state-run funeral for the victims of the Butrusiyya Church massacre was a carefully organized...