Michael Cohen - Senate Lecturer - American Studies and African American Studies

Monday, 12-2
May 22 through June 26 (except for May 29- holiday)

Michael Mark Cohen is Associate Teaching Professor of American Studies and African American Studies. He earned his Ph.D. in American Studies from Yale University in 2004. His writings have appeared in Social Text, International Review of Social History, Radical History Review and 

Kathleen Moran - Associate Director - American Studies

Wednesday, 10:30 am -12:30 pm
July 5 through 26

Christine Palmer - Senior Lecturer - American Studies

No summer hours until early August (days and times TBA)

Christine Palmer holds a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of California, Berkeley.  She also completed a Master’s in Anthropology at UC Berkeley and a B.A. in Romance Languages and Literatures at Princeton University.  Her research focuses on the interplay between race, visual culture, literature, and cultural memory in twentieth century popular and mass culture.  Recent course offerings include: America, Song by Song; America at Play; The Teen Age; At Home in America; Rebels and Revolutionaries; American Folklore; Frontiers in American History and Culture; The Road in American Culture; The Atomic Age; Research and Writing in American Studies; and The Harlem Renaissance.