I am a trained cultural anthropologist with research interests in medical anthropology, global health, medical humanities, socialism and post-socialism, colonialism and post-colonialism. I have made a number of research visits to South Sudan and Africa’s Horn and Great Lakes regions. I was an...Full Profile »
My research concerns the interplay between science, imagination, and empire through ethnographic work alongside astronomers and astrophysicists in occupied Palestine. Therein, I explore how landscapes and histories of settler colonialism have inflected the political economy of science and...Full Profile »
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My work focuses on Yorùbá movie production along the Benin–Nigeria border. I explore how this small-scale moviemaking allows producers to negotiate strategies for peaceful Christian–Muslim coexistence, express mutual veneration for indigenous Yorùbá divinities, and form new connections between...Full Profile »
My research investigates the experience of military veterans reintegrating into the civilian world. I am interested in how discourses of war and trauma shape the experience of people trying to reconcile the complex ethical dilemmas that materialize in these environments.
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