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Dr Jenna Marshall

Lecturer International Studies

Biography

Jenna Marshall is a Lecturer in International Studies at King’s College London. Before her appointment at King’s in 2022, she was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Universität Kassel in Germany (2019 -22) and a Sassoon Visiting Fellow in Black and South Asia History at the University of Oxford. Jenna completed her PhD at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), where she explored Pan-African social movements and political contestations of development agendas in the Anglophone Caribbean. Prior to her doctoral research, she completed a Masters in International Relations at QMUL (2009-10), and an undergraduate degree in International Studies at York University, Toronto, Canada (2006-09). She currently serves as the Research Area Lead under the London Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Partnership (LISS DTP) for Global Order and Security. She also serves as co-convenor of the Colonial, Postcolonial and Decolonial working group of the British International Studies Association (BISA). Jenna has also worked in the field of journalism in the Caribbean and was awarded a Barbados national merit scholarship in 2005.

Research interests

Empire and race, political economy of the global south, plantation economy, Fabian socialism, decolonial methodologies, the Caribbean, pedagogy, resistance and social movements

Teaching

  • Introduction to International Economics
  • Colonialism, Plantation Economies and Global Capitalism

Latest publications

Special Issues

(2024) Introduction to the Symposium on Race and Imperialism in International Relations. (co-edited with JK Gani). Read the introduction here

(2022) Race and Imperialism in International Relations: Theory and Practice. International Affairs 100th Anniversary Special Issue. Vol. 98(1) (co-edited with JK Gani) https://academic.oup.com/ia/issue/98/1

Journal Articles

(2022) The impact of colonialism on policy and knowledge production in International Relations. International Affairs. Vol. 98(1) 5 – 22. (co-authored with JK Gani) https://doi.org/10.1093/ia/iiab226

(2020) Postcolonial paradoxes, ambiguities of self-determination and Adom Getachew’s Worldmaking After Empire. Millennium: Journal of International Studies. Vol. 48(3) 340-350. https://doi.org/10.1177/0305829820939618

 

News

Working group issues call for papers ahead of annual workshop

A call for papers has been issued ahead of the BISA Colonial Postcolonial Decolonial Working Group annual workshop.

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Events

08FebBadgesBorders

Badges Without Borders: Policing and Empire in the Twentieth Century

Featuring Stuart Schrader, Nathan Eisenberg and Raúl Zepeda Gill

Please note: this event has passed.

17Novnasa-global-unsplash (1)

International Political Economy in an era of Hegemonic Competition

Part of the thirtieth anniversary series for the Department of European and International Studies at King's College London

Please note: this event has passed.

News

Working group issues call for papers ahead of annual workshop

A call for papers has been issued ahead of the BISA Colonial Postcolonial Decolonial Working Group annual workshop.

SPENewsStock

Events

08FebBadgesBorders

Badges Without Borders: Policing and Empire in the Twentieth Century

Featuring Stuart Schrader, Nathan Eisenberg and Raúl Zepeda Gill

Please note: this event has passed.

17Novnasa-global-unsplash (1)

International Political Economy in an era of Hegemonic Competition

Part of the thirtieth anniversary series for the Department of European and International Studies at King's College London

Please note: this event has passed.