2003-2004 Newberry Urban History Dissertation Group

2003-2004 Workshops

Wednesday, September 24, 2003
“Education’s Enclave: Black Schooling in Baltimore, 1825-1859”Hilary Moss, Brandeis University
Wednesday, October 22, 2003
“Forces of Democracy: Violence, the State, and the Political Culture of Reconstruction”Carole Emberton, Northwestern University
Wednesday, November 19, 2003
“Persisting in the Shadow of Steel: Community Formation and Survival in Mexican South Chicago, 1919-1939”Michael Innis-Jimenez, University of Iowa
Wednesday, December 10, 2003
“Sites of Lost Dwelling: The Archaic City in the Social Imagination of Post-World War II Urbanism”Anthony Raynsford, University of Chicago
Wednesday, January 28, 2004
“The Architecture of Public School Buildings in Boston in the Nineteenth Century”Rachel Rommel, University of Chicago
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
“Making a Democratic Culture: The Great Books, Mortimer Adler, and Twentieth-Century America”Tim Lacy, Loyola University Chicago
Wednesday, March 24, 2004
“ ‘Entertainment for Men:’ Playboy and the Construction of Masculinity, 1953-1986”Elizabeth Fraterrigo, Loyola University Chicago
Wednesday, April 28, 2004
“City of Mass Production: Building, Living, and Managing Detroit, America’s First Automobile Metropolis, 1915-1945”Matthew Daley, Bowling Green State University
Wednesday, May 26, 2004
“Mestizaje Meets the Color Line: Mexicans and Racial Formation in Chicago, East Chicago, and Gary, 1917-1960”Michael McCoyer, Northwestern University