Sayeed Sanchez Johnson '19
A student in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, Sayeed is doubling in English and African American Studies. As an Afro-Latino, he is interested in studying Afro-Latinx studies, particularly in representations of literature and media, as well as the complicated formations of anti-blackness in Latino communities. He plans to pursue graduate school and produce research on the subject matter of Afro-Latinidad, working to analyze the relationship between blackness and Latinidad in nations such as Mexico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. He is currently interested in pursuing English graduate studies, with a concentration in Afro-Latinx literature.