In progress

Manuscripts in submission

‘Chemical fertilizer in transformations in world agriculture and the state system, 1870 to the interwar period’, in Journal of Agrarian Change (Invited to resubmit, final round/minor revisions, September 2017).

‘Riding on waves of crises: finance, food, and political tumult’. Chapter in Financialisation, Food Systems and Rural Transformation (Routledge) (Invited to resubmit, September 2017).

‘Arab Spring’, in Oxford Bibliographies in African Studies (Invited to resubmit, September 2017).

‘Phosphate rock frontiers: Nature, labor, and imperial states, 1870 – WWII’, in Theory and Society (Submitted for Initial Review, September 2017).

Manuscripts in preparation

(co-authored with a former professional graduate student) ‘We Come as Friends: the geopolitics of state making in South Sudan’

Food and Revolt: Egypt, ecology, frontiers (book manuscript)