Linda Guerry is a research associate in the Laboratoire de recherche historique Rhône-Alpes (LARHRA). She has a doctorate in history and is the author of several articles and a book : Le Genre de l’immigration et de la naturalisation. L’exemple de Marseille (1918-1940) (Lyon, ENS Éditions, 2013).
Her research concerns gender in immigration policies and access to nationality/citizenship. Her current study is a gendered and transnational analysis of the social approach of migration during the 1920s and 1930s based on archives of the International Labor Office, of the League of Nations and of international private organizations.