DISSERTATIONS IN PROGRESS
Chambers, Alex The Idea of Progress at Krotz Springs: Ecology, Memory, and History's Violence at the Edge of the Anthropocene.
Cruz, Yari Rios Negotiating a Hemispheric Latinidad: Latin American Representations of Latinos/as in the U.S.
Kendall, Nzingha Imperfect Independence: Black Women's Experimental Cinema.
Mitchel, Courtney Feeling Human: Aesthetic Experience and Posthuman Evasions of Identity.
Barwick, Clark Obscurity, Blackness, and the Making of the Harlem Renaissance, 1919-Present.
Burbach, Elizabeth "Baseball City": Cultivating Ball Players in the Boca Chica Dominican Republic.
Burch, Kate Uncivil Rituals: Civil Religion and Democracy in New York City, 1780-1850.
Dees, Sarah The Scientific Study of Native American Religions, 1879-1903.
Ellapen, Jordache From Black to Brown: Race, Diaspora, and Post-apartheid South Africa.
Gordon, Jeremy A Labyrinth of Warriors, Gods, and Monsters: Towards a Mythopoeic Vision of Combat Trauma.
Hain, Mark Revamped: Theda Bara, Cultural Memory, and the Repurposing of Star Image.
Heusel, Jennifer Why Do These Silly Things Exist?: Postracial, Free Market Logics in Local Discourse about Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
Kroupa, Brad The Ree-volution Movement: Contemporary Cultural Recovery Among the Arika Indians.
Logan, Dana Uncivil Rituals: Civil Religion and Democracy in New York City, 1780-1850.
Pauwels, Erin Sarony's Living Pictures: Photography, Performance, and American Art, 1865-1900.
Rawlins, Justin Method Men: Race, Gender, and Performance Style in U.S. Culture 1922-1957.
Reichard, Ruth Sick in the City: Isolation and Policy in Times of Crisis.
Ritsma, Natasha The Postwar "Arts Explosion" in an Age of Mechanical Reproduction: the Production, Distribution and Exhibition of Non-Theatrical Films on Art.
Schreiber, Holly Representations of Poverty in American Literary Journalism.
Stanley, Kimberly Pulling Down the House and Tearing Up the Yard: Constructing, Policing, and Containing Black Masculinity, 1920-1960.
Church, David Retrosploitation: Cultural Memory, Home Video, and Contemporary Experiences of Exploitation Film Fandom.
Clare, Callie Off the Road: American Identity and Modification of Off-Road Trucks.
Eckelmann, Susan Freedom's Little Lights: The Role of Youth during the Black Freedom Struggle, 1954-1965.