Stanford Experts

Zephyr Frank

Title:
Assistant professor of Latin American history

Email:
zfrank@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 725-0597

Website:
http://history.stanford.edu/frank_zephyr

Description

Zephyr Frank’s research interests include the social history of Brazil, Latin American economic history; wealth and inequality; and geographical information systems. His current projects include the Spatial History Project, an international collaborative project that seeks to reconstruct and analyze the social, cultural, and economic spaces of nineteenth-century Rio de Janeiro, and the Terrain of History project, whose goal is to create a geographically precise digitized map of 1866 Rio de Janeiro.