Constance Holden

Constance Holden HeadshotOffice Hours Fall 2019: 1:30-3:30pm on Wednesdays and by appointment
Office: Wood Hall 305
Email: constance.holden@uconn.edu
Advisor: Melina Pappademos
Specialty Field: 19th and 20th Century Latin America and the Caribbean
Research Interests: Nationalism and citizenship, identity formation, nation-building, African Diaspora, education, social and cultural history

Education
B.A. Spanish, Amherst College, summa cum laude, 2015
B.A. Thesis: Una aproximación al renacer de la conciencia dominicana: el caso de la identidad
antihaitianista en la República Dominicana durante el siglo XIX (under the direction of Dr. Lucía Suárez)

Undergraduate Certificate in Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies, 2015

Selected Awards and Prizes
The Hugh Hamill Graduate Fellowship in Latin American History, University of Connecticut, 2019
Pedro Grases Award for Excellence in Spanish, Amherst College, 2015