Victor Greene

Victor Greene

Emeritus Professor


Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1963

Current Research Interests:
Ethnic influences in popular art and music

Other Activities:
President (1985-88) and 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award, Immigration and Ethnic History Society
Frank P. Zeidler Memorial Lecture Committee
International Committee of the Organization of American Historians

Co-editor with Margo Anderson, Perspectives on Milwaukee's Past. University of Illinois Press, 2009.

A Singing Ambivalence: American Immigrants Between Old and New. Kent State University Press, 2004.

"Dealing with Diversity: Milwaukee's Multi-Ethnic Festivals and Urban Identity, 1840-1940," Journal of Urban History, September 2005.

A Passion for Polka: Old Time Ethnic Music in America. University of California Press, 1992. Council for Wisconsin Writers Award, Association for Recorded Sound Collections Award

American Immigrant Leaders, 1800-1910; Marginality and Identity. The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987.

For God and Country: Polish and Lithuanian Ethnic Consciousness in America. Society Press, 1975.

Slavic Community On Strike, University of Notre Dame Press, 1968.