Personal Statement:

I am a sixth year PhD student broadly interested in the U.S. intellectual history and history of the American left. My dissertation focuses on the reception in the United States of “dependency theory” in the 1960s and 1970s.

Dissertation Title:

“Discovering the Periphery: U.S. Intellectuals’ Encounter with Latin American Dependentistas, 1960-1980″

Selected Publications:

“The Accidental Marxist: Andre Gunder Frank and the “Neo-Marxist” Theory of Underdevelopment, 1958-1967,” Modern Intellectual History, forthcoming.