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History Graduate Courses

Previous Courses

Summer 2019

HIST 5420: Sin, Sex, and Crime in History
David Myers, TTH 6 - 9 p.m.

Fall 2019

HIST 5300: History Theory and Methods: The Historians' Tools
Grace Shen, W 5:30 - 8 p.m.
This course will introduce students to a range of intellectual traditions informing historical analysis and writing. Students will study major social thinkers and how historians have grappled with the implications of their ideas. The course aims to develop essential skills as professional readers, analysts, researchers, and writers.

HIST 5410: Race and Gender in Modern America
Kirsten Swinth, T 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 6136: Disease in the Middle Ages
Wolfgang Mueller, TH 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 6726: The United States and Human Rights: An International History
Christopher Dietrich, M 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 7025: Proseminar: Medieval Religious Cultures
Scott Bruce, F 2:30 - 5 p.m.
The proseminar provides an introduction to significant issues in the area and the basic tools for research. Students who continue in the linked seminar in spring 2006, HSGA 8025, will write research papers on selected topics in the area. Major topics and debates in the study of medieval religious cultures will be considered through works on the cult of saints, popular religion, devotional practices, religious identities, and questions of dissent. In addition to introductions to sub-disciplines such as hagiography and liturgy, research methods and problems will be considered through the close reading of selected primary sources. Most classes will include Latin translation exercises.

Spring 2019

HIST 5102 - Archives and Narrative of Global History
Yuko Miki, T 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5203 - Medieval Hagiography
Scott Bruce, T 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 5568 - Stalinism: Life and Death in Soviet Russia
Asif Siddiqi, M 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 5725 - History of American Cities
Daniel Soyer, M 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 8110 - Seminar: Church Law and Medieval Society
Wolfgang Mueller, TH 5:30 - 8 p.m.
Continuation of HIST 7110

Fall 2018

HIST 5105 - The Black Radical Tradition In Comparative Perspective: U.S. and the Caribbean 
Westenley Alcenat, T 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5200 - Renaissance Spain: Festive Republics, Rights, Liberties, and Inquisitions
Sarah Penry, M 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 5300 - History Theory and Method: The Historian's Tools
Grace Shen, W 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5734 - U.S. Culture and Society to 1877
Sal Acosta, TH 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 6077 - The Angevin Empire
Nicholas Paul, T 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 6520 - Europe from a Global Perspective
Rosemary Wakeman, M 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 7110 - PSM: Church Law and Medieval Society
Wolfgang Mueller, TH 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Summer 2018

HIST  5472 - Inventing Total War 
David Hamlin, TTh 6 - 9 p.m.

HIST 5727 - History and Fiction in American West
Sal Acosta, TTh 6 - 9 p.m.

Spring 2018

MVST/HIST 5310 - Occitania: Language and Power 
Nicholas Paul and Thomas O'Donnell, F 2 - 5 p.m.

HIST 5516 - Nationalism and Racism in Europe
Silvana Patriarca, T 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5575 - United States and the World in the Twentieth Century
Christopher Dietrich, W 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 6256 - Torture in Western Culture
W. David Myers, Th 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 8150 - Proseminar: Medieval England 
Maryanne Kowaleski, T 2:30 - 5 p.m.

Fall 2017

HIST 5290 - Luther and the Reformation
Susan Wabuda, M 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5300 - History Theory and Methods: The Historian's Tools
Samantha Iyer, W 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5563 - Readings in Environmental History
Steven Stoll, Th 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5645 - Readings in Early America and the Atlantic World
Claire Gherini, T 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5913 - Golden Age Spain and America
Sarah Penry, W 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 6078 - The Crusader States: The Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem 1099-1291
Nicholas Paul, F 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 7150 - Proseminar: Medieval England
Maryanne Kowaleski, T 2:30 - 5 p.m.

Summer 2017

HIST 5574 - History of US Foreign Relations: 1898-Present
Christopher Dietrich, TTh 6 - 9 p.m.

HIST 5921 - Social Movements in Global Perspective
Salvador Acosta, TTh 6 - 9 p.m.

Spring 2017

HIST 5100 - Disasters, Prediction, and Planning in Global History (Shen)
Wednesdays 2:30 - 5 p.m.

HIST 5568 - Stalinism: Life and Death in Soviet Russia (Siddiqi)
Tuesdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 6133 - Medieval Religious Institutions (Mueller)
Mondays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HRSG 6731 - US Immigration and Ethnicity (Soyer)
Thursdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 8056 - Seminar: Medieval Political Cultures
Nicholas Paul W 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Fall 2016

HIST 5411 - Gender and Sexuality in Early America (Ben-Atar)
Mondays 5:30 - 7:20 p.m.

HIST 5506 - European Nationalisms and Early Modern (Jewish) History (Teter)
Mondays 3:30 - 5:20 p.m.

HIST 5919 - United States and Latin American Borderlands (Acosta)
Wednesdays 3:30 - 7:20 p.m.

HIST 6152 - Medieval Women and the Family (Kowaleski)
Tuesdays 4 - 6:30 p.m.

HIST 6530 - The European City 1700-2000 (Wakeman)
Thursdays 5:30 - 7:20 p.m.

HIST 7056 - Proseminar: Medieval Political Cultures (Paul)
Wednesdays 5 - 8 p.m.

Summer 2016

HIST 5300 - The Historian's Toolkit (Hamlin)
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 - 9 p.m.

HIST 5574 - U. S. Foreign Relations (Dietrich)
Tuesdays 5 - 6:30 p.m.

Spring 2016

HIST 5202 -  Medieval Interfaith Relations (Novikoff)
Tuesdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5410 -  Race and Gender in Modern America (Swinth)
Tuesdays 5 - 6:30 p.m.

HIST 5553 -  Book History: Text, Media, Communication (Rigogne)
Wednesdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 5923 The Atlantic World: Empires, Migrations, and Diasporas (Miki)
Thursdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 8110 SEM: Church Law and Medieval History (Mueller
Wednesdays 2:30 - 5 p.m.

Fall 2015

HIST 5644 - Writing Early America (Crane)
Tuesdays 4 - 6:30 p.m.

HIST 5733 -  The City and the Country in America (Stoll)
Mondays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 6067 -  The Crusader States (Paul)
Wednesdays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

HIST 6305 -  The English Reformation (Wabuda)
Thursdays 5:30 - 8: p.m.

HIST 7110 -  PSM: Church Law and Medieval Society (Mueller)
Mondays 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Spring 2015

HIST 5910 - Law and Empire in the Iberian Atlantic
Thurs. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Penry)

HIST 6132 - Medieval Law and the Family
Mon. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Mueller)

HIST 6355 - Late European Political and Intellectual
Tues. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Wakeman)

HIST 6721 - US Culture and Society Since 1877
Wed. 5  - 7:30 p.m. (Swinth)

HIST 8000 - Research Colloquium (1 cr.)
Fri. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Paul)

HIST 8070 - Medieval Intellectual Cultures
Thurs. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Novikoff)

Fall 2014

HIST 5400 - Gender and History
Mon. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Mitra)

HIST 5725 - History of American Cities
Thurs. 5:30 - 8: p.m. (Soyer)

HIST 6153 - Medieval Economy and Society
Tues. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Kowaleski)

HIST 6315 - Early Modern Europe Culture and Society
Thurs. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. (Myers)

HIST 6724 - US Thought and Pol. To 1877
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Acosta)

HIST 7070 - PSM: Med. Int. History
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Novikoff)

Summer 2014

HIST 5472 - Inventing Total War
Mon./Wed. 6 - 9 p.m. (Hamlin)

HIST 6256 - Torture and Western Culture
Mon./Thurs. 6 - 9 p.m. (Myers)

Spring 2014

HIST 5201 - 12th Century Renaissance
Thurs. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Novikoff)

HIST 5919 - US and Latin America Borderlands
Mon. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Acosta)

HIST 6272 - US Culture and Society to 1877
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Ben-Atar)

HIST 6305 - English Reformation
Fri. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Wabuda)

HIST 6722 - Late Mod. Eur. Social and Cultural History
Tues. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Hamlin)

HIST 8000 - Research Colloquium
Tues. 7 - 9:30 p.m. (Curtin)

HIST 8150 - SEM: Medieval England
Tues. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Kowaleski)

MVST 5078 - Medieval Books and Readers
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Gyug)

Fall 2013

HIST 5730 - Capitalism
Mon. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Stoll)

HIST 5918 - After Colonialism: Latin America
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Lindo-Fuentes)

HIST 6078 - Crusader States
Thurs. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Paul)

HIST 6310 - Ear. Mod. Eur. Intellectual and Political
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Maginn)

HIST 6724 - US Thoughts and Politics Since 1877
Thurs. 5:30 - 8 p.m. (Dietrich)

HIST 7150 PSM - Medieval England
Tues. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Kowaleski)

Summer 2013

HIST 5404 - Modern Ireland, 1690-1923
Tues./Thurs. 6 - 9 p.m. (Curtin)

HIST 5566 - Technology and Empire
Mon./Wed. 6 - 9 p.m. (Siddiqi)

Spring 2013

HIST 5961 - Age of Suleyman 1453-1574
Tues. 4 - 6:30 p.m. (Turan)

HIST 6152 - Medieval Women and Family
Mon. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Kowaleski)

HIST 6355 - Late European Political Intellectual History
Thurs. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Patriarca)

HIST 6710 - Civil War
Mon. 5:15 - 7:45 p.m. (Cimbala)

HIST 6721 - U.S. Culture/Society Since 1877
Wed 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Swinth)

HIST 8000 - MOD History Research Colloquium
Fri. 4 - 6 p.m. (Curtin)

HIST 8025 - SEM: Medieval Religious Cultures
Wed. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Gyug)

Fall 2012

HIST 5403 - British Empire
Fri. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Curtin)

HIST 5903 - Colonial Exp in Latin America
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Penry)

HIST 6077 - The Avgevins
Wed. 5:15 - 7:45 p.m. (Paul)

HIST 6136 - Disease in the Middles Ages
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Mueller)

HIST 6205 - Teaching History
Wed. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Conforti)

HIST 6315 - Early Modern Europe Cultural/Social
Tues. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Myers)

HIST 6724 - US Thought and Politics to 1877
Tues. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Acosta)

HIST 7025 - PSM: Medieval Religious Cultures
Mon. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Gyug)

Summer 2012

HIST 5406 - History of Sports
Tues./Thurs. 6 - 9 p.m. (Curtin)

HIST 5552 - Europe in Global World
Mon./Wed. 6 - 9 p.m. (Rigogne)

HIST 5947 - Film and Historical Literacy
Tues./Thurs. 6 - 9 p.m. (Goldberg)

Spring 2012

HIST 5473 - German and the East
Wed. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Hamlin)

HIST 5915 - Latinos/as and US History
Tues. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Acosta)

HIST 5922 - Race, Sex and Colonialism
Mon. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Ray)

HIST 5954 - Black Migration in the Atlantic World
Wed. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Watkins-Owens)

HIST 5960 - Renaissance East/Wes
Tues. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Turan)

HIST 6076 - Medieval Nobility
Wed. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Paul)

HIST 6154 - Medieval Warfare
Mon. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Kowaleski)

HIST 8110 - Sem: Church Law and Med. Society
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Mueller)

HIST 8550 - Sem: European History
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Patriarca)

HIST 8750 - Sem: US History
Thurs 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Crane)

Fall 2011

HIST 5521 - Urban History: Theory Practice
Mon. 5:15 - 7:45 p.m. (Wakeman)

HIST 6065 - Crusades
Wed. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Paul)

HIST 6155 - Medieval Town
Mon. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Kowaleski)

HIST 6205 - Teaching History
Tues. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Cornell)

HIST 6740 - U.S. Culture and Society: Post 45
Wed. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Swinth)

HIST 7110 - Prosem: Church Law and Med. Society
Thurs. 5 - 7:30 p.m. (Mueller)

HIST 7550 - Prosem: European History
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Patriarca)

HIST 7750 - Prosem: U.S. History
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Crane)

Summer 2011

HIST - Modern Ireland, 1690-1923
Tues/Thurs. 1 - 4 p.m. (Curtin)

HIST 5465 - Representing World War I
Mon./Wed. 6 - 9 p.m. (Hamlin)

HIST 5947 - Film and Historical Literacy
Tues./Thurs. 6 - 9 p.m. (Goldberg)

Spring 2011

HIST 5566 - Technology and Empire
Wed 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Siddiqi)

HIST 5913 - Golden Age Spain and America
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Penry)

HIST 6134 - Medieval Empire
Fri. 2:30 - 5 p.m. (Mueller)

HIST 6710 - Civil War
Mon. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Cimbala)

HIST 6732 - New York City Politics
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Soyer)

HIST 8056 - SEM: Medieval Political Culture
Thurs. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Paul)

HIST 8750 - SEM: U.S. History
Wed. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Ben-Atar)

HIST 8550 - SEM: European History
Mon. 4:45 - 7:15 p.m. (Rigogne)

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