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Dr.Georges Eugene Fouron


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Office: SBS S-657

Dr. Georges Eugene Fouron, a native of Haiti, is Professor of Education and Social Sciences at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His research focus is transnationalism and its effects as experienced by Haitians in Haiti and those of the Haitian Diaspora. His latest book, authored with Nina Glick Schiller, Georges Woke up Laughing: Long-Distance Nationalism and the Search for Home, was published by Duke University Press in 2001. His latest manuscript, Haiti’s Migratory Streams at the Crossroads of Global Capitalism and the Politics of Competing Empires , is under review by Penn State Press.