Myriam Francois is a journalist and broadcaster with a focus on current affairs, France and the Middle East.
Based in London, Myriam appears regularly on Newsnight (BBC Two), The Big Questions (BBC One), Sky News and Channel 4 News. She is a columnist for the New Statesman and Middle East Eye, a correspondent for Huffington Post US, a regular contributor to Al Jazeera English, and has written for the Guardian, Independent, New Internationalist, Your Middle East, Huffington Post, The London Paper, Index on Censorship, The F-word and others. Myriam now regularly appears on TRTWorld as their news correspondent.
Myriam has a BA in Social and Political Sciences from Cambridge University and an MA in Arab Studies (Honours), specialising in Middle East politics, from Georgetown University. She is currently completing her DPhil at Oxford University on Islamic movements in Morocco while tutoring in Middle East politics.
In 2015, she translated Asma Lambramet’s exploration of Islamic feminism in Women in the Qur’an: An Emancipatory Reading.
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