Andrea Dooley

Liberal Arts and MA Faculty

Andrea Dooley's current work focuses on genocide memorials/museums in Rwanda as a space for reckoning with state violence, spatial negotiation of conflicted landscapes and the recalibration of post-conflict identity. Here most recent essay is We Are All Rwandans: Repatriation, National Identity, and the Plight of Rwandas Children, published in The Journal of Human Rights.  Her current book manuscript Implicated Geographies: Public Memorials, the Post-Conflict Imaginary and the Remaking of the Rwandan Citizen is under contract to Roman & Littlefield/Lexington Books.


  • PhD, Cultural Studies, DE African American Studies, University of California, Davis, 2014
  • MA, Visual/Critical Studies, California College of Arts and Crafts, 2006
  • BAA, Urban Studies, San Francisco State University, 2003