Haitian Studies Association

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John Walsh

University of Pittsburgh - professor

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Email: jpw64@pitt.edu
Open to talking with: Anyone

Interests: Black Studies, Cultural Studies, Decolonization, Diaspora Studies, Environment, History, Literature, Arts - Visual

John Patrick Walsh is Associate Professor in the Department of French and Italian at the University of Pittsburgh. His teaching and research interests include the literature and history of Haiti and the French Caribbean; francophone literature of Sub-Saharan Africa; and the Environmental Humanities. He is the author of two books: Free and French in the Caribbean: Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and Narratives of Loyal Opposition (Indiana UP, 2013) and Migration and Refuge: An Eco-Archive of Haitian Literature, 1982-2017, (Liverpool UP, 2019).