Lara Stein Pardo is a cultural anthropologist and visual artist. Currently, she is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage at Brown University. Her research and teaching interests include anthropology and ethnographic methods, arts and artistic practice, diaspora, migrations, race, gender, space, place, mapping, archives, and performance, focusing on the United States, Caribbean, and African diasporas, and the interactions between these geographic and cultural areas. Stein Pardo earned a PhD in Anthropology from the University of Michigan, where she also completed an MA, and earned her BA in Ethnic Studies and Studio Art from the University of Colorado.
Areas of Research
art and art practice, Caribbean, migration and diaspora
Stein Pardo, Lara. Contemporary Black Photographic Practice in Miami, Florida: Noelle Théard and Donnalyn Anthony, Transatlantic Feminisms: Women and Gender Studies in Africa and the African Diaspora, eds. Akosua Adomako Ampofo, Cheryl R. Rodriguez, and Dzodzi Tsikata, Michigan State University Press, Forthcoming.