Kristina DuRocher, who graduated from the department with a BA in 2000, has just published her first book, Raising Racists: The Socialization of White Children in the Jim Crow South, with the University of Kentucky Press (2011). She is assistant professor of History at Morehead State University. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Illinois [...]
Archive for April, 2011
Dr. Alegi will be giving the Roy Ray Lecture at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky tomorrow, Thursday, April 28. For more information on the Lecture and Dr. Alegi’s talk visit http://www.centre.edu/news/2011/alegi.html
Lewis H. Siegelbaum is Professor of History at Michigan State University. He is the author of several books, including Cars for Comrades: The Life of the Soviet Automobile, also from Cornell, and the editor most recently of Borders of Socialism: Private Spheres of Soviet Russia. His new book is titled The Socialist Car. Across the [...]
Another PhD student, Devlin Scofield, has been awarded a IIE Fulbright this year. Earlier this year, Devlin received the Berlin Program Fellowship and intends to continue with that program.
Professor Siegelbaum will be presenting a seminar in the Carolina Seminars series sponsored by the Center for Slavic, Eurasian, and East European Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, on Thursday, April 14. His presentation is titled “An Historical Topography of Migration in Imperial Russia, the Soviet Union, and the Russian Federation.” [...]