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Farah Zahra

Farah Zahra

Assistant Editor


Farah Zahra serves as an Assistant Editor focusing on Arab publication and on RILM’s collaboration with the Institut du Monde Arabe.

Zahra is a doctoral student in Ethnomusicology at the CUNY Graduate Center. Before joining the Graduate Center, Farah completed her master’s degree in Theological Studies at Harvard University where she also helped catalog the Loeb Music Library’s 78 rpms archive of Arabic music. Beyond the academic world, Farah studied oud performance at the Arab Oud House in Cairo and in Baghdad.