Henry Bacha Office: Phone: Email Interests:

Historical anthropology; historical archaeology; ethnohistory; legal anthropology; Marxism; political economy; historiography and historical methods; social movements; colonialism; anthropology of religion and ritual; the Catholic Church; Christian theology; missions and mission Christianity; Latin America; the Andes; Amazonia; the Southern Cone; Iberia; the French Americas.

A native of Columbus, Ohio, Henry Bacha graduated from the University of Chicago in 2019 (B.A. with Honors, anthropology and Latin American and Caribbean Studies). Before returning to Haskell Hall, Henry served as a research assistant in Portugal, a Fulbright Fellow at the Universidade Federal do Acre in Rio Branco, Brazil, and an editor at a Latin American and Caribbean-focused think tank.