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Jalondra A. Davis

Education:

B.A., English, Loyola Marymount University; MPW, Professional Writing, University of Southern California; Ph.D., Ethnic Studies, University of California, Riverside

Dissertation:

“On Queens and Monsters: Science Fiction and the Black Political Imagination”

Thesis Advisor:

Jayna Brown, Professor of Ethnic Studies, University of California, Riverside

Research Topic:

Water People: Merfolk and the Black Atlantic

Mentor:

Sara Kaplan, Professor of Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego and Dylan Rodriguez, Professor of Media and Cultural Studies, University of California, Riverside

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego

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