Shantee Rosado is an Assistant Professor of Afro-Latinx Studies in the Africana Studies and Latino and Caribbean Studies departments at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. She received her PhD in Sociology with a certificate in Latin American and Latinx Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 2019. Her work examines racial inequalities and identities among Latinxs in the U.S. and Latin America, as well as Afro-Latinxs in popular culture. Professor Rosado's current book project, titled “Latinxs and the Emotional Politics of Race and Blackness in the U.S.,” examines how collective emotions shape the racial and political ideologies of second-generation Puerto Ricans and Dominicans in Central Florida. In addition to her solo-authored book project, she is currently co-authoring a manuscript entitled “The Sociology of Cardi B: A Black/Trap Feminist Approach.” Professor Rosado is a proud member of the Black Latinas Know Collective.