Jasmine AldinderJasmine Alinder

Associate Professor

Office: Holton Hall, Room 343
Phone: (414) 229-3675
e-mail: jalinder@uwm.edu


Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1999
M.A., University of New Mexico, 1994
B.A., Princeton University, 1991

Research Interests:

History of Photography
Race and Representation
Law and Photography
Socialism in Milwaukee
Civil Rights in Milwaukee

Teaching Areas:

Public History
Critical Race Studies
Visual Culture
History Methods

Courses Offered:

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Hist 900: Seminar in U.S. History, "Photographs as Historical Documents"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"

Other Activities:

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:

Alinder, Jasmine A. “'Underexposed: The Controversial Censorship of Photographs of U.S. War Dead'.” Outrage! Art, Controversy and Society Ed. Richard, Howells. Palgrave MacMillan. 352.
Sherman, Daniel, Van Djik, Ruud, Alinder, Jasmine A., and Aneesh, Aneesh, eds. The Long 1968: Revisions and New Perspectives Indiana University Press. (2013) .
Alinder, Jasmine A. “'Camera in Camp: Bill Manbo's Vernacular Scenes of Heart Mountain'.” Colors of Confinement: Rare Kodachrome Photographs of Japanese American Incarceration in World War II Ed. Muller, Eric L. University of North Carolina Press and the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. (2012): 136.