African and African Disapora Studies Department
African and African Disapora Studies Department

Lauren Lluveras

J.D., St. Mary's University School of Law, B.A., Creative Writing, Texas A&M University

Ph.D. Student
Lauren Lluveras



The reification and subversion of racial caricature (Blackface minstrelsy, contemptible collectibles, kitsch) in the Caribbean and how these visual cultures can be understood in the context of the capitalist/colonial/imperial machine; the role of racial caricature in the performance and materiality of Afro diasporic faiths in the Caribbean.

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    University of Texas at Austin
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