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Robert Connell

Education:

B.E.S., Environmental Studies, York University; M.A., African American Studies, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., African Diaspora Studies (Dutch Studies emphasis), University of California, Berkeley

Dissertation:

The Political Ecology of Maroon Autonomy: Land, Resource Extraction and Political Change in 21st Century Jamaica and Suriname

Thesis Advisor:

Stephen Small, Professor of African American Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Research Topic:

Maroon Ecologies: Preservationism, Autonomy, and Legacies of Resistance

Mentor:

Bettina Ng'weno, Professor of African American & African Studies, University of California, Davis

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of African American & African Studies, University of California, Davis

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