The collective behind Lamma comprises scholars based in and around Europe, Libya, the Middle East, and North America, with a wide variety of specialties. The collective strives for balance with regard to gender, countries of origin and work, and academic experience, ensuring a breadth of perspective and creativity tempered by experience.

The editors of Lamma are:

  • Adam Benkato (Free University Berlin)
  • Matteo Capasso (Durham University)
  • Leila Tayeb (Northwestern University)
  • Amina Zarrugh (TCU)

The members of Lamma’s advisory board are:

  • Ali Ahmida (UNE)
  • Anna Baldinetti (University of Perugia)
  • Abdul-Jawad Ben Swessi (University of Tripoli)
  • Mia Fuller (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Mansour el-Kikhia (University of Texas, San Antonio)
  • Ines Kohl (Austrian Academy of Sciences)
  • Nora Lafi (Zentrum Moderner Orient)
  • Zahra’ Langhi (independent scholar and activist)
  • Madghis Madi (independent scholar and activist)
  • Amal Obeidi (University of Benghazi)