Newspapers and Magazines

From 2018-2019, I was a UVA Public Voices Fellow at the Op-Ed Project. As a part of the program I wrote several research-based magazine articles, op-eds, and scholarly blog posts about the history of Haiti, the legacy of slavery in the Americas, and the racial politics of US academe. 

When France Extorted Haiti--The Greatest Heist in HistoryThe Conversation (30 June 2020)

Tear Down that Statue, Mr. Macron!Hisory New Network (HNN) (14 June 2020)

The statue of Louis XVI should remain forever handless. Mail & Guardian (2 June 2020)

The Wrongful Death of Toussaint LouvertureHistory Today (June 2020)

Haiti: Living in a Permanent State of Uncertainty with Kaiama L. Glover. Fifteen Eighty Four (7 May 2020)

Lessons from Haiti on Living and DyingPublic Books (7 April 2020)

Becoming Full Professor While Black*. Chronicle of Higher Education (28 July 2019)

Why the United States Needs More Museums about Slavery and Abolition, Not Another About the Civil War*. Black Perspectives (11 July 2019)

Inside the Kingdom of Hayti, ‘the Wakanda of the Western Hemisphere’*. The Conversation (23 January 2019)

Haiti’s Recent Protests Expose the Lie of Democracy*. The Globe Post (27 February 2019)

Haiti, Definitely Not Canada’s NegroWoy Magazine (9 May 2017)

Translation for the Purposes of Indictment: Baron de Vastey in Colonial JamaicaBlack Perspectives (18 May 2017)

Genocidal Imaginings in the Era of the Haitian RevolutionAge of Revolutions (25 January 2016)

*Written/Published during Op-Ed Project