Graduate Students

Chris Melvin's picture Chris Melvin
Graduate Student, History

Environmental history; Latin American history; political ecology; history of anthropology and development

Matthew Mendez's picture Matthew Mendez
Graduate Student, Music

Post-1945 experimental sound and music; media theory/cultural techniques; media ecology; voice studies; historical epistemology; “post-truth”

Brandon Menke's picture Brandon Menke
Graduate Student, English

Poetry and poetics; Nineteenth-/20th-Century literature; Contemporary poetry; Gender, Race...

Thomas Monaghan's picture Thomas Monaghan
Graduate Student, History

Sugar in Japan; society and the environment; commodities and trade; technology transfers; local history; agricultural experiments; island societies; Brazil and the Caribbean...

Jeania Ree Moore's picture Jeania Ree Moore
Graduate School Student

theology, aesthetics, race, animals, creation

Michelle Morgan's picture Michelle Morgan
Graduate Student, American Studies
Rundong Ning's picture Rundong Ning
Graduate Student, Anthropology

oil, infrastructure, entrepreneurship, economic anthropology, African and China studies

Matthew O'Malley's picture Matthew O'Malley
Graduate Student, Anthropology

Landscapes & worlds; atmospheres & moods; ecological poetics & aesthetics; natural history & field guides; walking; field work (what is a field? what is...

Alyssa Paredes's picture Alyssa Paredes
Graduate Student, Anthropology

Environmental and economic anthropology, plantation agriculture, consumer activism, supply chains, theories of cost and value, “cheap” commodities, bananas, Asia-Pacific...

Hsin-Yuan Peng's picture Hsin-Yuan Peng
Graduate Student, Comparative Literature and Film & Media Studies

Meteorological cinema; media studies; history of photography; history of science and technology; philosophy