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Micah Wright


Caribbean History
Latin American History



Office: L175
Office Hours: by appointment

Selected Scholarship

“‘Protection Against the Lust of Men:’ Progressivism, Prostitution, and Rape in the Dominical Republic under U.S. Occupation, 1916-1924” Gender & History 28, no. 3 (November, 2016): 623-640

“Building an Occupation: Puerto Rican Laborers in the Dominican Republic, 1916-1924” Labor: Studies in Working-Class History of the Americas 13, no. 3 (November, 2016): 83-103

“‘An Epidemic of Negrophobia:’ Blackness and the Legacy of the U.S. Occupation of the Dominican Republic” The Black Scholar 45, no. 2 (Summer, 2015): 21-33