Eddie Joel Pesante-González

Eddie Joel Pesante González

Research Interests

  • The Caribbean, Northern Ireland, Social Movements, Historical Anthropology, Infrastructure, Political Anthropology, Nationalism, Political Economy, Urban Anthropology

Subfield: Cultural Anthropology

Eddie J. Pesante González is a CUNY Graduate Center Anthropology Department student. He earned a bachelor's degree in Comparative Literature with honors from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus. At the moment, he is researching the relationship between social movements, nationalism, and sovereignty in places such as Puerto Rico and Northern Ireland. He also conducts research on energy, nationalism, and infrastructure in Puerto Rico. Eddie currently teaches at John Jay College's Department of Anthropology and has previously worked at Hunter College, LaGuardia Community College, and the College of Staten Island.