Latin American History
Latin American Revolutions
U.S.-Latin American Relations
Education & Training
- PhD, University of Chicago, 1998
Confronting the American Dream: Nicaragua under U.S. Imperial Rule (Duke University Press, 2005)
“The Invention of Latin America: A Transnational History of Anti-Imperialism, Democracy, and Race,” American Historical Review 118:5 (Dec. 2013), 1345-75
Central America’s encounter with U.S. overseas settler colonialism during the mid-nineteenth-century era of global imperial expansion.