Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Alumni

Emma Banks

Emma Banks

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2017 Alumna
My dissertation research focuses on state and community formation in the coal-mining region of La Guajira, Colombia. I work with Wayúu indigenous and Afro-... Read more about Emma Banks
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Maya J. Berry

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumna
Postdoctoral Associate at Yale University’s Institute of Sacred Music
Maya J. Berry is currently a Postdoctoral Associate at Yale University’s Institute of Sacred Music.  As Assistant Professor of African, African American,... Read more about Maya J. Berry
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Katherine Bonil Gómez

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumna
Ph.D. in History from the Johns Hopkins University

Her research interests focus on the African diaspora in the Spanish Atlantic world, identity-building processes and intersections of race and politics in...

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Fernanda Bretones Lane

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2017 Alumna
PhD Candidate, History Department at Vanderbilt University
Fernanda Bretones Lane is a doctoral candidate in the History Department at Vanderbilt University. She is interested in Latin American and Atlantic... Read more about Fernanda Bretones Lane
Rita Brito

Rita Brito

Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Alumna 2018
The project approaches the candomblé – an Afro-Brazilian religion – from the perspective of its spatial configuration. Drawing from both anthropology and... Read more about Rita Brito
David de Micheli

David De Micheli

Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Alumnus 2018
My research revolves around broad interests in identity, inequality, and citizenship in Latin America. My current dissertation aims to understand shifting... Read more about David De Micheli
Maria Camila Diaz Casas

María Camila Díaz Casas

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2017 Alumna
PhD Candidate of History and Ethnohistory at Escuela Nacional de Antropologia e Historia in Mexico
María Camila earned her bachelor degree in History at the Universidad Javeriana in Colombia and a master degree in History and Ethnohistory at Escuela Nacional... Read more about María Camila Díaz Casas
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Sotelo Eastman

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumnus
Postdoctoral Fellow with the Society of Fellows at Dartmouth College
Sotelo Eastman (PhD, Washington University in St. Louis) is Postdoctoral Fellow with the Society of Fellows at Dartmouth College. His research examines the... Read more about Sotelo Eastman
Alain El Youssef

Alain El Youssef

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2017 Alumnus
PhD Candidate onSocial History (2011) from the University of São Paulo
Alain El Youssef has a B.A. in History (2007) and a Master's degree in Social History (2011) from the University of São Paulo, and is currently pursuing his... Read more about Alain El Youssef
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Malcom Ferdinand

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumnus
Postdoctoral researcher at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV).
Malcom Ferdinand obtained his PhD (summa cum laude) in political philosophy at the Université Paris Diderot in 2016 with a dissertation on... Read more about Malcom Ferdinand
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Claudia Fioretti Bongianino

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2017 Alumna
PhD student in Social Anthropology (Museu Nacional/ Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Claudia Bongianino is a BA in Social Sciences (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais), an MA in Social Anthropology (Universidade de Brasília) and a PhD student... Read more about Claudia Fioretti Bongianino
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Anasa Hicks

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumna
Assistant Professor of Caribbean History at Florida State University
Anasa is Assistant Professor of Caribbean History at Florida State University. She received her Ph.D. in History from New York University and researches and... Read more about Anasa Hicks
Chloe Ireton

Chloe Ireton

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2017 Alumna
Chloe Ireton is a historian of the Spanish empire with a focus on early Mexico, Colombia, the Caribbean, and Spain. Her current project explores the lives of... Read more about Chloe Ireton
Ivan Lobo

Ivan Lobo

Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Alumnus 2018

My research is in the field of Political Ecology: the study of the political economy of social and environmental conflicts. 

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Rosario Nava

Rosario Nava

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumna
PhD candidate of Art History at the National Autonomous University of Mexico
Rosario Nava is a PhD candidate of Art History at the National Autonomous University of Mexico. Trough the indigenous codices, she studies the impressions that... Read more about Rosario Nava
Gessiane Nazario

Gessiane Nazario

Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Alumna 2018

Mestre em Sociologia pela Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF) e doutoranda em Educação pela Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). Minha...

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Daniel Ruiz-Serna

Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop 2016 Alumnus
Ph.D. in Anthropology. McGill University
His research explores the effects that political violence has provoked among rural Afro-Colombian communities in Chocó. He focuses on how war ... Read more about Daniel Ruiz-Serna