Ph.D. dissertation

University of Pittsburgh, 2013

Jamaica Brasileira: The Politics of Reggae in São Luís, Brasil, 1968-2010

Conference Presentation: (forthcoming: Annual Meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology, Albuquerque, N.M., Nov 2018)

"Far Away: Culture, Inequality, and Reggae Music in India." 

Article: "Marijuana in Latin America and the Caribbean," Panoramas (Journal of the Center for Latin American Studies, University of Pittsburgh), October 2016.


Conference Presentation: (Global Reggae Conference, Mona, Jamaica, Feb 2008)

"A Survey of Reggae in Brazil, 1972-present." 

Department of Music


Courses Taught:

Global Music & Cultural Politics

Music of Africa

Jan Term Department


Courses Taught:

Global Reggae

A History of Time

Department of History


Courses Taught:

Colonial Latin America

Modern Latin America

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