Nathan H. Dize is a PhD student in the Department of French and Italian at Vanderbilt University where he specializes in Haitian theater, poetry, and revolutionary poetics during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Nathan holds a Master of Arts in Modern French Studies (2016) and Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and French Languages and Literatures (2013) from the University of Maryland, College Park. He also completed an advanced certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies (2013) at the University of Maryland. In 2014-2015, Nathan was a lecteur d’anglais in the Centre de Langues at the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon where he taught Master 1 and 2 courses in 21st Century World Literature as well as courses on written expression and TOEFL preparation.
Nathan’s other areas of specialization are Digital Humanities and Translation Studies. He is a content curator, translator, and editor of A Colony in Crisis: The Saint-Domingue Grain Shortage of 1789. He is also the editor of the H-Haiti series “Haiti in Translation.”
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