Rebekah McCallum was a PhD candidate studying under Gwyn Campbell at the Indian Ocean World Centre, in the Department of History & Classical Studies at McGill. She graduated in 2022. Her work provided an understanding of contemporary bondage networks and structures across the Indian Ocean World by exploring the historical contexts that gave rise to their development and maintenance.
Rebekah received her bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, with a certificate in South Asian Studies, from Princeton University in 2010. She then studied for a certificate in theology from the University of Oxford, before completing her Master’s degree in the Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Virginia.