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Kevin Dawson

Kevin Dawson
Title: 
Assistant Professor
Phone: 
(209) 756-4512
Office: 
COB 390
Education: 
  • Ph.D. in History, 2005 – University of South Carolina
  • M.A. in History, 2000 – California State University, Fullerton
  • B.A. in History, 1997 – California State University, Fullerton
Awards: 
2004 -- Ford Dissertation Fellow
Research Interests: 

Professor Dawson's research considers how members of the African diaspora recreated aspects of their African heritage in the Americas. He has conducted field and archival research in West Africa, Barbados and throughout the United States. His topics of expertise include:

  • Atlantic History
  • Early American History
  • African Diaspora 
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