Ernesto E. Bassi Arevalo

Assistant Professor
History, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

323 McGraw Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-3616

Ernesto E. Bassi Arevalo

Assistant Professor
History, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise
Colonial Latin America, Caribbean history, Atlantic history

Research Interest
Transimperial exchanges; spatial configurations; mobility, migration, and circulation of people, goods, and ideas; histories of capitalism; hemispheric American studies; early modern globalization

Distinction
Cornell’s Institute for the Social Sciences Faculty Fellow
John Carter Brown Library Fellow

Selected Publications
Bassi, Ernesto. An Aqueous Territory: Sailor Geographies and New Granada’s Transimperial Greater Caribbean World. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017.

Bassi, Ernesto. “Beyond Compartmentalized Atlantics: A Case for Embracing the Atlantic from Spanish American Shores.” History Compass 12, no. 9 (2014): 704-716.

Cornell Research Website Article
Uncovering a Forgotten Region