Blackness in the Americas, Contemporary U.S. Race Relations; Race & the Body, Race & Electoral Politics, Blacks and Social Class, Afro-Latin America
At the center of Professor Logan’s research agenda is the study of the evolving social construct of blackness in the 21st century. At present, Logan is working on a number of projects pertaining to race and to blackness, in connection with electoral politics, social class, pedagogy, and the body. These projects include-
“At This Defining Moment": Barack Obama's Presidential Candidacy and the New Politics of Race. 2011 New York: NYU Press.
“Social Status, Race and the Timing of Marriage in Cuba’s First Constitutional Era,1902-1940.” 2011. Journal of Family History 36 (1): 52-71.
“Each Sheep with Its Mate: Marking Race and Legitimacy in Cuban Ecclesiastical Archives, 1890-1940.” 2010. The New West Indian Guide/ Nieuwe West-Indische Gids 84(1): 5-39.