2016 - 2019 Assistant Professor/ Faculty Fellow, Social and Cultural Analysis, New York University.
2015 - 2016 Postdoctoral Research Associate, African American Studies, Princeton University.
Spring 2015 Lecturer, Africana and Puerto Rican Studies, City University of New York, Hunter College.
May 2015 Ph.D., American Studies. Yale University.
April 2012 M.Phil., American Studies. Yale University.
December 2010 M.A., American Studies. Yale University.
June 2009 A.B., English Literature. Princeton University.
"Archipelagoes: De-centering the Continents," New York University
"Chinatown: Havana, Kingston, NYC," New York University
"The Darker Nations: Afro-Asian Cultures," New York University
"20th/21st Century African American Literature," New York University
"Caribbean Writing, Reggae, and Routes," New York University
“Islands in the Sun: Caribbean Literature,” Princeton University
“African Caribbean Literature,” Hunter College, CUNY
BOOKS IN PROGRESS
A History of Touches: Vernacular Archives of Afro-Asia
Pon De Replay: Gender, Sexuality, and DJ Culture
ART AND SOCIOCULTURAL CRITICISM
Biography entry, “Albert Chong,” Dictionary of Afro-Caribbean and Latin American Biography, Oxford University Press, 2016.
"'A DJ Grammar.'"
“Wildlife on the Post-Emancipation Caribbean Plantation.”
Global Debt Syllabus, “Debt Peonage and Prisons,” Contributor, Columbia University, 2019.
“Shadow Intimacies in Jordan Peele’s Us.”
“Black Chop Suey.”
“Unmapping the Caribbean: Sanctuary and Sound.”