Africa, 2010

efretwell@uchicago.edu    


Research Interests

Francophone West Africa; Benin; urban history; gender and sexuality; work and leisure; colonialism and postcolonialism; material and visual culture

Dissertation

Tailoring Benin: Gender, Material Culture, and Artisan Production in Urban West Africa

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