Kevin Coleman is a historian who writes about the relationships between capitalism, photography, and citizenship in modern Latin America.
He studies the ways that physical violence mutates in the archive and liberatory practices of remembrance.
Coleman is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Toronto. His research has been supported by the American Council of Learned Societies, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Fubright-Hayes Fellowship, and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. He lives in Toronto and is into native plants and works with neighbors and city officials to expand the urban tree canopy