French colonial policies in Algeria created animosity between Jews and Muslims—animosity which the state continues to claim was timeless.
Muriam Haleh Davis
Muriam Haleh Davis is an assistant professor of history at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Her research interests focus on questions of political economy, racial classification, and postcolonial studies in Algeria. She is the coeditor, with Thomas Serres, of North Africa and the Making of Europe: Governance, Institutions, and Culture (Bloomsbury Academic, 2018).