Amy Jin Johnson, Brown University and Abby Trollinger, Northwestern University

Saturday, December 1, 2012

2 pm to 4 pm


Center for American History and Culture Programs
Urban History Dissertation Group

‘The Coldest Blooded Outrage’: The 1892 Case that Shook Los Angeles
Amy Jin Johnson, Brown University

‘Some Folks Won’t Work’: Settlement Workers and Social Insurance in the Twenties
Abby Trollinger, Northwestern University

Cost and Registration Information 

The group is open only to graduate students (no faculty), and members should be committed to attending as many of the meetings as possible.  Papers are pre-circulated by e-mail and must be requested in advance. If you are interested in presenting or would like to attend, please contact the Scholl Center at