Dimanche Davis, Karen F.

  • Associate Professor of Humanities


  • Office Location: L 207
  • Telephone: (313) 927-1352
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Haitian Network Group, Congress of Santa Barbara, Haitian Studies Association

Awards and Honors

Marygrove College Women’s Leadership Award, Olagbegi Foundation Award, Espoir HAO Award


M.A., Ph.D., Anthropology (Sociology Cognate), Wayne State University. A.B. Honors Classical, Sociology/English, University of Detroit. Dissertation: The Position of Poor Whites in a Color-Class Hierarchy: A Diachronic Study of Ethnic Boundaries in Barbados.

Current Research Projects: Haitian history and identity; West African textile arts. 

Advisory Roles

Amnesty International (co-advisor)

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