Dissertations in Progress

Gina Bennett

Dissertation Title: "Imperial Women of Darien: Scottish Nationalism, Gender, and Migration in the Atlantic World, 1650-1740"

Advisor: Kenyon Zimmer

Robert Caldwell

Dissertation Title: "Indians in their Proper Place: Culture Areas, Linguistic Stocks, and the Genealogy of a Map"

Advisor: Imre Demhardt

Michael Deliz

Dissertation Title: "To Kill It Without Quarter: Late-Nineteenth Century Antislavery Campaigns and the 1867 Paris Anti-slavery Conference"

Advisor: John Garrigus

Austin Loignon

Dissertation Title: "Cornflakes, God, and Enemas: John Harvey Kellogg and Global Health Reform in the Nineteenth Century"

Advisor: Steven Reinhardt

Christopher Malmberg

Dissertation Title: "Svenskar äro vi icke mera, ryssar kunna vi icke bli, derför måste vi vara finnar: Finnish Migration and Identity in the Atlantic World"

Advisor: Steven Reinhardt

Stephanie Sulik

Dissertation Title: "The Transatlantic Relationship between Garveyites and the Rubber Industry: The Universal Negro Improvement Association and the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company in Akron, Ohio, and Liberia, 1920-1989"

Advisor: Alusine Jalloh

Jacqueline Tinkler

Dissertation Title: "Determinants of Ethnic Formation and Retention as Seen Among Belgian Migrants in Northeast Wisconsin"

Advisor: Kenyon Zimmer

Lydia Towns

Dissertation Title: "The Opening of the Atlantic World: England's Transatlantic Interests during the Reign of Henry VIII"

Advisor: Imre Demhardt

Cory Wells

Dissertation Title: "Immigrant Nativists: Irish Protestants' Anti-Catholicism in the Atlantic World, 1830-1930"

Advisor: Kenyon Zimmer

Jacqueline Zeledon

Dissertation Title: "Creating the 'American Riviera': Twentieth-Century Architectural Revitalization and Its Transatlantic Influences In Santa Barbara, California, 1910-1946"

Advisor: Robert Fairbanks