Ph.D. Sociology Goldsmiths College, Univ. of London, Dept. of Sociology, London, England UK. MA Communications Culture & Society, Goldsmiths College, Univ. of London, Dept. of Sociology, London, England UK. B.A. (Hons) Social Anthropology B.A. (Hons), University of Sussex, School of African And Asian Studies, Brighton, UK.
Publications ‘A Room of Her Own: Gendering the Front Room’ in Michael McMillan (Ed.), Tales from the Front Room: Migrant Aesthetics in the Home, London: Black Dog Publishing, 2009. ‘Postcolonial Criticism, Transnational Identifications and the Hegemonies of Dancehall’s Academic and Popular Performativities’ in Feminist Review, Vol. 90, No. 1. (October 2008), pp. 106-127. Remembering Bodies, Healing Histories: The Emotional Politics of Everyday Freedom’ in Claire Alexander & Caroline Knowles (Eds.), Making Race Matter: Bodies, Space and Identity, Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2005, pp. 132- 152. ‘Ragga Music: ‘Dis/Respecting Black Women & Dis/reputable Sexualities’ in Barnor Hesse (Ed.), Un/settled Multiculturalisms: Diasporas, Entanglements, Transruptions. Ed. London, New York: Zed Books, 2000. pp. 148 - 169. Her current book project focuses on Black British Caribbean women, colonial liberalism and the cultural history of Black freedom.