Karen Y. Morrison,"Kym" Assistant Professor

Office Information

Room 326
New Africa House
(413) 545-5157
(413) 545-2751
TuTh 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
And by appointment



Current Course Information

Fall 2010 :
AfroAm 254
Introduction to African Studies
AfroAm 591A
Gender in Pan-African Studies
AfroAm 701
Major Works in Afro-American Studies I




Brief Bio
Kym Morrison's areas of research and/or expertise include Social and Cultural Histories of Latin America, The Caribbean, African Diaspora, and Cuba, especially in the 18th and 19th Centuries; Family History and Race Relations. She recently published the article "Creating an Alternative Kinship: Slavery, Freedom, and Nineteenth-Century Afro-Cuban Hijos Naturales ," in the Journal of Social History 41.1 (2007) 55-80.

Curriculum Vitae