Clare Morgana Gillis

Clare Morgana Gillis received her Ph.D. in history in 2010, and has since worked as a freelance reporter in the Middle East. In 2014, she served as a researcher for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, where she helped produce a report on Syrian refugee women. She is based in Cairo.

Letter from Benghazi: After the Revolution

by Clare Morgana Gillis | Friday, December 06, 2013

Sirte and Misrata, Libya’s Last Battle

A journalist remembers her days in Libya with James Foley

by Clare Morgana Gillis | Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Crossing into Syria

A reporter describes her visit under fire to rebel-held villages near the symbolic homeland of President Bashar al-Assad

by Clare Morgana Gillis | Thursday, January 24, 2013