You are here: Home / Directory / Samantha Davis

Samantha Davis

Samantha Davis
108 Weaver Building
University Park , PA 16802

Curriculum Vitae

Download CV

Biography:

I am a graduate student studying Colonial Latin American History. My research areas include gender, demographics and race, economics, and politics. I study the Yucatec Maya and their interactions with Africans, the Spanish, and other Europeans. I earned my BA magna cum laude in History with Departmental Honors from Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts where I successfully defended my Honors Thesis entitled “Inheritance in Ixil: A Testament to Gender Parallelism in an Eighteenth Century Maya Cah.”