Caribbean & Atlantic World, 2012

emccullugh@uchicago.edu

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Research Interests

History of Brazil; Latin American history; slavery and emancipation in the Americas; the transatlantic slave trade; the Atlantic World; race and racism; the history of gender and sexuality

Dissertation

"Reduced to the Preservation and Sustainment of Their Bodies": Enslaved Women, Violence, and the Limits of Self-determination in Nineteenth-Century Rio de Janeiro, 1808–1850

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