Bio and Contact

I am a Postdoctoral Fellow in Global American Studies at the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History at Harvard University. 

In 2015, I completed a PhD in the Program in American Studies, Department of Social & Cultural Analysis, New York University.

My manuscript is entitled "American Streets, Foreign Territory: How Counterinsurgent Police Waged War on Crime." You can read the abstract here

During my graduate studies, I received grants and fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies, the Social Science Research Council, the Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation, the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations, Vassar College, and other competitive sources. 

At Harvard, I have taught The History of Policing in the United States and Gangsters, Spies, and Revolutionaries: The Underside of US Empire. At NYU, I taught Approaches to Gender & Sexuality Studies, Approaches to Metropolitan Studies, and Concepts in Social & Cultural Analysis.

My writing has appeared in American QuarterlyCitiesCity, Harvard Design Magazine, NACLA Report on the Americas, Jacobin, The Brooklyn Rail, and elsewhere. I also edit the online music magazine Shit-Fi.  

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