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Denise Brennan

Department of Anthropology


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Denise Brennan is professor and chair of the Department of Anthropology, and co-director of the Gender and Justice Initiative at Georgetown University. She is the author of What’s Love Got to Do with It?: Transnational Desires and Sex Tourism in the Dominican Republic (Duke 2004) and Life Interrupted: Trafficking into Forced Labor in the United States (Duke 2014). She is currently completing a book on undocumented lives in U.S. border regions and metropolitan areas beyond.