Black Dandyism, La SAPE, Transatlantic Slavery and Slave Trade, Apartheid in South Africa, Museum Studies, British Victorianism
Msumanje, E., Hithe, A., & Laciste, K. (2018). In Conversation with Erick Msumanje and Alexis Hithe. Refract: An Open Access Visual Studies Journal, 1(1). http://dx.doi.org/10.5070/R71141458
“You Eat Money from La SAPE: Conversations with Women Sapeurs in Kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo.” Presentation.” Presentation the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, March 6, 2020.
“Pragmatic Work: Women Sapeurs in Kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo.” Presentation at the Getty Graduate Symposium, Los Angeles, February 1, 2020.
“Chronicle of a Death Retold: Yinka Shonibare’s Alternative Narrative of the Legacy of Horatio Nelson.” African Studies Association, Chicago, November 16-18, 2017.
"From Maidservant to Anomalous Aristocrat: Imaging and Imagining Dido Elizabeth Belle." Early Modern Center, University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), April 21-22, 2017.
UCSC Visual Studies Research and Travel Grant
UCSC Graduate Student Association Research and Travel Grant
UCSC Center for Innovations in Teaching and Learning Graduate Pedagogy Fellowship
Social Science Research Council Dissertation Proposal Development Program Fellowship
UCSC Arts Dean's Fund for Excellence Award
UCSC Regents Fellowship