Assistant Professor of History
Joined Connecticut College: 2010
B.A., Florida International University; M.P.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., University of Miami
Modern African history
The African diaspora
Modern Caribbean history
African intellectual and cultural history
Monique Bedasse joined the Connecticut College faculty in 2010 as an assistant professor of history.
She teaches "Introduction to African History," "Diasporic Africa,"Early Africa to 1800," and "Rastafari, Reggae and Resistance."
Her current research interests include the Rastafarian movement, modern Tanzania and black internationalism.
Professor Bedasse belongs to the National Council for Black Studies (NCBS), Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), African Studies Association (ASA), Caribbean Studies Association (CSA) and the American Historical Association.