Rodrigo C. Bulamah

(Ph.D. in Social Anthropology and Ethnology, 2018, State University of Campinas, Brazil/ EHESS, France) is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Social Sciences Graduate Program at the Federal University of São Paulo (Unifesp). Rodrigo works in Northern Haiti combining fieldwork with historical sources focusing on themes such as kinship, historicity, ecology, and food. Drawing from an anthropology of history, his dissertation explores the place of ancestors, animals and spirits in local knowledge, the history of slavery, plantation, and revolution, and the role of ruins and monuments in the life-world of peasants and popular classes. His actual research focus on ecologies of practice, environment, and energy in Haiti through analyzing the wood charcoal chain as well as associations with other agricultural products and its representations and engagements in multiple scales.