Matthew Chin is an assistant professor in the Graduate School of Social Service at Ford-ham University. He received his PhD in anthropology and social work from the University of Michigan. He is currently conducting a historical ethnography on the transnational politics of same-sex desire in late-twentieth-century Jamaica.

Robert Decker is a doctoral candidate in the Department of French and Italian at Princeton University. His work examines representation and narratological functions of space and history in twentieth-century French-language fiction of the Caribbean. His current research project focuses on the novels of Édouard Glissant, Vincent Placoly, and Edwidge Danticat, among others. His research interests include postcolonial theory and literature, narratology, nineteenth-century history and fiction, and ecocriticism.

Suzanne C. Persard, born and raised in the Bronx, New York, is a queer scholar, essayist, and poet with Indo-Caribbean roots from...

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