Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of History
Jonathon Booth is a PhD Candidate in History at Harvard, studying the intertwined history of crime, emancipation and the law in the Atlantic World. His research research examines the role of criminal law and law enforcement in the construction of post-emancipation society in the United States and Jamaica. He received his JD, cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 2019 and received both a BA and MA from McGill University.