Greg CarterGreg Carter

Associate Professor

Office: NWQ B, Room 4575
Phone: (414) 229-1158
e-mail: cartergt@uwm.edu
Curriculum Vitae: pdf

Degree(s):

Ph.D., American Studies, University of Texas at Austin, 2007

Research Interests:

Mixed race identity and representation
Racial science
Popular culture

Teaching Areas:

Mixed-race identity and representation
Civil rights history
Popular culture

Courses Offered:

Hist 150: Multicultural America
Hist 200: The Civil Rights Movement in America
Hist 270: Mixed-Race Identity in American Culture
Hist 398: American Mixed Race
Hist 404: The Hip-Hop Generation
Hist 600: Race Relations in America
Hist 800: Racial Thinking in the United States
Hist 900: Race in the United States

Other Activities:

Coordinator, History Caucus, Critical Mixed Race Studies Association
Member, Minority Scholars’ Committee, American Studies Association
Coordinator, Mixed Race Studies Reading Group, UWM
Member, Program Committee, Critical Mixed Race Studies Association
Chair, University Awards and Recognition Committee, UWM

Recent Publications:

Carter, Gregory T.“The United States of the United Races: The History of a Utopian Idea.” NYU Press. (2013) .
Carter, Gregory T.“Teaching Race through Fiction and Memoir: Anatole Broyard’s Kafka Was the Rage: A Greenwich Village Memoir.” Journal of American Ethnic History 32.1 (2012): 101-106.
Carter, Gregory T.“Review of White Enough to be American?: Race Mixing, Indigenous People, and the Boundaries of State and Nation, Lauren L. Basson.” Journal of American Ethnic History 28.4 (2009): 141-143.

Recent Awards:

Graduate School Research Council Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2009.

Campus Reading Seminar Award, University of Wisconsin System Institute for Race and Ethnicity, 2008.

Faculty Diversity Research Award, University of Wisconsin System Institute for Race and Ethnicity, 2008.

Summer Undergraduate Research Assistantship, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2008.