Jessie Fredlund

FI Graduate Fellow, Web Developer and Researcher

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Jessie Fredlund is a doctoral candidate in cultural anthropology at the CUNY Graduate Center. She is currently writing her dissertation on the political history of rain in a key water catchment area in Tanzania. She is a Dissertation Writing Fellow with the Center for Place, Culture and Politics at the Graduate Center and a Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellow in Women’s Studies. Since 2014, she has taught courses on anthropology, religion and social justice at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and New York University School for Professional Studies. She also serves on the editorial collective for Barricade: A Journal of Antifascism and Translation.