Office: Holton 343
Phone: (414) 229-3675
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1999
M.A., University of New Mexico, 1994
B.A., Princeton University, 1991
History of Photography
Race and Representation
Law and Photography
Socialism in Milwaukee
Civil Rights in Milwaukee
Critical Race Studies
Hist 150: Multicultural America
Hist 192: First Year Seminar, "Photography and Imperialism"
Hist 293: Seminar on Historical Method, Theory and Approach
Hist 599: Special Topics, "Displaying Culture: The History and Politics of Museums"
Hist 600: Seminar in History, "Photographs as Historical Sources"
Hist 700: Introduction to Public History
Hist 900: Seminar in U.S. History, "Photographs as Historical Documents"
Liberal Studies 721: Special Topics in Liberal Studies, "Lens on the Local"
Director, UWM Urban Studies Programs
Coordinator of the Public History program, UWM
Affiliated faculty, Cultures and Communities, UWM
Board Member of the Wisconsin Humanities Council
Recent Publications and Awards:
Moving Images: Photography and the Japanese American Incarceration. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2009.
Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies, 2009.