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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Emily Lord Fransee

Research interests

Empire and colonialism; gender and sexuality; race, decolonization, and rights and citizenship; science fiction and speculative fiction; France and the francophone world; Africa and the Atlantic world

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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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