Giulia Bonacci is a historian, researcher at Institut de recherche pour le développement, and she is posted at URMIS, Université Côte d’Azur, France. She studies the intellectual history and the popular cultures that circulate between Africa and the African Diaspora since the nineteenth century. Her book Exodus! Heirs and Pioneers, Rastafari Return to Ethiopia was translated and published by The University of the West Indies Press (2015) and received two awards in the USA, including Choice Outstanding Academic Title (2017). Her latest papers were published in Esclavages & Post-esclavages, Tumultes, Northeast African Studies, The International Journal of African Historical Studies (Volume 1), and New West Indian Guide.