Manu Vimalassery

Manu Vimalassery

Assistant professor of American Studies, Barnard College

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Manu Vimalassery is an assistant professor of American Studies at Barnard College. He is the author of Empire's Tracks: Indigenous Peoples, Racial Aliens, and the Transcontinental Railroad (University of California Press, forthcoming). He is a co-editor, with Juliana Hu Pegues and Alyosha Goldstein, of “On Colonial Unknowing,” a special issue of Theory & Event, and with Vivek Bald, Miabi Chatterji, and Sujani Reddy, he is a co-editor of The Sun Never Sets: South Asian Migrants in an Age of U.S. Power (NYU Press, 2013). His work appears in Critical Ethnic Studies, J19, Settler Colonial Studies, The Settler Complex: Recuperating Binarism in Colonial Studies (UCLA American Indians Studies Center, 2016, edited by Patrick Wolfe), and Formation of United States Colonialism (Duke University Press, 2014, edited by Alyosha Goldstein).