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Black Women at War: The Shadow King (2019), Cronache dalla polvere (2019), and Intersectional Violence in Contemporary Italy


Dear All,


For anyone who is interested in Black women's anti-colonial struggles and/or Black women's role in the anti-fascist/anti-colonial resistance in the Ethiopian-Italian wars (I and II), you might be interested in this article I just published in the Journal of Postcolonial Writing special issue on "Intersectional Italy" (guest edited by Caterina Romeo and Giulia Fabbri): 

ANN" New book--Undesirable

Dear Colleagues,

I am delighted to (somewhat belatedly) announce the publication of Undesirable: Passionate Mobility and Women's Defiance of French Colonial Policing, 1919-1952, by Chicago University Press (Nov. 15, 2022). Below, I've placed the editor's description of my book.

With my best,


Archival research into policing and surveillance of migrant women illuminates pressing contemporary issues.