Caroline Cunfer is a third-year PhD student in the American Studies department at Brown University, thinking at the intersections of gender and sexuality studies, STS (science and technology studies), and critical cultural studies. Prior to coming to Brown, she lived in New York for seven years where she earned a BA in Global Liberal Studies with a minor in French from New York University, and an MA in Oral History from Columbia University. You can check out her Tiny Exhibit, Pandemic Post, here!
Susana Turbay Botero is a second-year student in the Public Humanities MA program and Curatorial Fellow at the David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University. Susana looks to create bridges between art, artists, institutions, and audiences. She explores exhibitions and curation as opportunities for collaboration and engagement. Born and raised in Medellin, Colombia, Susana strives to highlight Latin American art and artists in the global art scene. She considers art to be a mechanism for social change.
Katharina Weygold is a PhD candidate in the American Studies department at Brown University. In her dissertation, Katharina explores African American women’s ideas about Haiti and activism in Haiti during the U.S. occupation of the Caribbean nation from 1915 to 1934. In her Public Humanities work, she focuses on questions of social and racial justice, efforts to decolonize museum practice and scholarship, and, in a practicum at the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice at Brown University, on centering Black and Indigenous histories in the history of the Northeastern U.S. Katharina holds an MA in Public Humanities from Brown and an MA in American Studies from Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany. Before coming to Brown, she worked in civic education and journalism. You can check out her Tiny Exhibit, Social and Racial Justice in Rhode Island, here!
Previous Tiny Team members: Maggie Unverzagt Goddard PhD ’22, Deborah Krieger MA ’21, Hanna Leatherman MA ’21, Sophie Don MA ’20, Meera White MA ’20, Julia Renaud MA ’19