Department of History
I am an historian of Africa specializing in the histories of eastern, central and southern Africa before the 20th century. I have conducted fieldwork among fifteen societies in five countries in eastern and south central Africa and regularly publish in the fields of history, linguistics, and archaeology.
- Ph.D. (2008) Northwestern University, History
- M.A. (2002) Northwestern University, History
- B.A. Honors (2001) University of South Carolina, History, English and French