Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Brazil Initiative

Keisha-Khan Y. Perry

Assistant Professor of Africana Studies

Research areas: Race, Ethnicity and Slavery

Keisha-Khan Y. Perry teaches racial and gender politics in Brazil. Her book, Black Women against the Land Grab: The Fight for Racial Justice in Brazil (2013), focuses on urban social movements against forced land evictions. She is currently working on an historical ethnography of Brazil, Jamaica and the US.