2004-2005 Newberry Urban History Dissertation Group

2004-2005 Workshops

Saturday, September 11, 2004
Urban History Dissertation Group: Christopher Miller, Marquette University

“At the Junction: The Incorporation of North Milwaukee, Wisconsin”
Christopher Miller, Marquette University

Saturday, November 6, 2004
Urban History Dissertation Group: Tim Lacy, Loyola University

“Making a Democratic Culture: The Genesis of the Great Books Idea and the Formative Years of Mortimer Adler”
Tim Lacy, Loyola University Chicago

Saturday, December 4, 2004
Urban History Dissertation Group: Sarah Hardin, University of Kentucky

“All-American City: Race and Housing in Louisville, Kentucky”
Sarah Hardin, University of Kentucky

Saturday, February 5, 2005
Urban History Dissertation Group: Paul Ferguson, Black Hawk College

“Ethnic Leisure in Milwaukee: Outdoor Beer Gardens”
Paul Ferguson, Black Hawk College

Saturday, March 5, 2005
Urban History Dissertation Group: Brett Gadsden, Northwestern University

“Neighborhood Schools, Community Control: Contrasting Investments in Community Across the Color Line”
Brett Gadsden, Northwestern University

Saturday, April 9, 2005
Urban History Dissertation Group: Michael Kramer, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

“Live in Concert: Dancing Around the Psychedelic Ballroom”
Michael Kramer, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Saturday, May 7, 2005
Urban History Dissertation Group: Women's Health in Milwaukee Brigitte Charaus, Marquette University

“Women’s Health in Milwaukee”
Brigitte Charaus, Marquette University