John Cropper

Research Interests

African history and French West Africa; colonialism and postcolonialism; energy and natural resources; environmental change and political economy; global and international history

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Zebulon York Dingley

Research Interests

East Africa; Kenya; kinship; ritual; slavery; critical social theory

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Elizabeth Fretwell

Research Interests

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

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Erin McCullugh

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

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Caroline Séquin

Research Interests

Modern France and its empire; the Atlantic world; global and transnational history; cultural and social history; colonialism and empire; race and racism; gender and sexuality theories and history

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