Visiting Assistant Professor of History
Spring 2020 Class Hours
All classes being taught online.
Spring 2020 Office Hours
No meetings on campus.
M.Phil. Columbia University (2012)
Ph.D. Columbia University, History (2017)
Areas of Expertise
Francophone West and Central Africa; Decolonization and Post-Colonial African Politics; African Marxisms; Gender and Sexuality in African History
HIST 304Africa and the United States: From the Atlantic Slave Trade to Black Panther (not offered 2020/20)
HIST 307Is Africa Poor? (not offered 2020/20)
Books (in preparation):
Decolonization’s Discontents: Youth Radicalism in Francophone Africa, 1958-1974.
“Autonomous Youth Organizations’ Conquest of Political Power in Congo-Brazzaville, 1963-1968,” with Héloïse Kiriakou. In Etudiants africains en mouvement: contribution à une histoire des années 68, edited by Françoise Blum, Pierre Guidi and Ophélie Rillon, 57-76. Paris: Publications de la Sorbonne, 2016.
“Did the Russian Revolution Matter in Africa?” (Part I) Review of African Political Economy Blog, 30 August 2017. (Parts II and III forthcoming.)
African Studies Association; American Historical Association; Central African Studies Association; Association of Concerned Africa Scholars