People

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
vincent brown

Vincent Brown

Charles Warren Professor of History
Professor of African and African American Studies
RB

Russel Burk

Ph.D. Candidate, Religions of the Americas, Committee on the Study of Religion.
His research interests focuses on the globalization of Afro-Cuban religions and the appropriation of African diaspora religions in the United States.
David Carrasco

David Carrasco

Neil L. Rudenstine Professor of the Study of Latin America, with a joint appointment with the Department of Anthropology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences
OC

Odette Casamayor-Cisneros

Visiting Fellow, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Visiting Scholar,  Afro-Latin American Research Institute

Biography

Odette Casamayor-Cisneros is Associate Professor of Latin American and Caribbean Cultures at the University of Connecticut-Storrs....

Read more about Odette Casamayor-Cisneros
SC

Sidney Chalhoub

Professor of History and of African and African American Studies
Ana Paula Cruz

Ana Paula Cruz

Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro
“Contexturas da terra no vale do Iguape: Direitos, Conflitos e Organização Política. (1871-1962)”
Ana Paula Cruz, quilombola membro da Comunidade de Santiago do Iguape, no Recôncavo da Bahia, doutoranda em História Social pela Universidade Federal... Read more about Ana Paula Cruz
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