Jonathan Favini

Jonathan Favini

Jonathan Favini

[Draft Bio]

Jonathan Favini is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Anthropology. His research examines indigenous political movements and the fraught ways these movements reckon with certain ideologies about race and negotiate relationships with sympathetic, non-indigenous environmentalists. His current project centers on and seeks to support Jamaican Maroons recent claims to indigenous status in the wake of attempts to mine for bauxite near their treaty lands.