Kendra Jewell

Research Key Words

Climate Change, Sea Level Rise, South Florida, the Anthropocene, Queer Theory, Critical Race Theory, Anticipation


My doctoral research focuses on the social, cultural, and emotional impacts of sea level rise and climate change on the communities and ecosystems of South Florida. Prior research includes investigation into the affective impacts of pending megaprojects, and specifically, the Nicaragua Canal.

PhD student in Anthropology supervised by Dr. Shaylih Muehlmann, 2017