Skip to main content

African and African-American Studies

Choate House, HB 6134

34 North Main Street

Hanover, NH 03755

(603) 646-3397


About the Banner:

The “Life of Malcolm X” murals were painted by Florian Jenkins in 1972. The eight panels depict the life and assassination of the human rights activist. The murals were sponsored by the Afro-American Society and are located in Cutter-Shabazz Hall.

[an error occurred while processing this directive]
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Home >  Faculty

Reena Goldthree

Reena GoldthreeAssistant Professor of African and African-American Studies


Office: 201 Choate House

Telephone: 603-646-9785

Hinman Box: 6134


B.A. Columbia University

M.A. Duke University

Ph.D. Duke University


Courses Taught

AAAS 7: Women, Gender and Sexuality in the Caribbean  

AAAS 60: Slavery and Emancipation in Latin America and the Caribbean

AAAS 83.4: Caribbean History, 1898 to the present

AAAS 86: Nationalism and Revolution in the Caribbean

AAAS 90.3: Afro-Diasporic Dialogues: Latin America and the U.S.


Areas of Expertise

Nationalism and Social Movements in Latin America and the Caribbean; African Diaspora in Latin America; Africana Political Thought; Gender and Sexuality Studies; Migration Studies

Selected Works

Review of Comparative Perspectives on Afro-Latin America by Kwame Dixon and John Burdick, PALARA, The Publication of the Afro-Latin American Research Association (Fall 2012), pp. 90-94.

“Amy Jacques Garvey, Theodore Bilbo, and the Paradoxes of Black Nationalism,” in Global Circuits of Blackness: Interrogating the African Diaspora, J M Rahier, P C Hintzen, and F Smith, (eds.) (2010) 152-173.

“Women and Protest in the Anglophone Caribbean,” in The International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest: 1500 to the Present, Immanuel Ness, (eds.), (2009) 3558–3560.

Current Projects

Shifting Loyalties: War and the Politics of Empire in the Greater Caribbean, 1914-1938, book manuscript in progress

Last Updated: 10/16/13