Joanne Nucho
About CV

Joanne Nucho





PhD, Anthropology, University of California, Irvine (2013)

MA, Islamic Studies, University of California, Los Angeles (2007)

BFA, Film and Television Production, New York University (2001)



Select Publications


Everyday Sectarianism in Urban Lebanon: Infrastructure, Public Services and Power. Princeton University Press, 2016.


"Observational Cinema: Anthropology, Film, and the Exploration of Social Life by Anna Grimshaw and Amanda Ravetz." Book Review, American Ethnologist 38, no. 2

(2011): 394-395.



Select Films


The Narrow Streets of Bourj Hammoud, 2016.


Adieu Guillaume, 2013.


Your Eyes, My Ears, 2012.


We Have No Name, 2012.


"Bourj Hammoud: Seeing the City's Urban Textures and Layered Pasts." Jadaliyya, March 2014.


"Becoming Armenian in Lebanon." Middle East Report 265, Spring 2013.


"Watching Cairo From Beirut." Cultural Anthropology (Hotspots Online Series). Julia Elyacher, Jessica Winegar, eds. January, 2012.