Lindsay Ehrisman

lehrisman@wisc.edu

Field:
African History

Advisor:
Neil Kodesh

MA Title:
"Intimate Bonds, Healthy Communities: Blood-Covenants as Technologies of Community Building Between the Great Lakes, c. 500 BCE-1500 CE"

Working Dissertation Title:
“Affective Medicine, Therapeutic Intimacy: Forging Bonds of Affection, Knowledge, and Power in Uganda’s Distant Past"

Research Interests:
Central East Africa, intimacy, affect, gender.

Grad