2005-2006 Newberry Urban History Dissertation Group

2005-2006 Workshops

Saturday, September 10, 2005
“Whitefish Bay”Christopher Miller, Marquette University
Saturday, October 8, 2005
“Organizing Chicago’s ‘Silent Majority’: The Citizens Action Program, the Midwest Academy and the ‘New Urban Populism’, 1969-1975”Steve Hagemann, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Saturday, November 12, 2005
“ ‘The Things that Truly Last’? Privatist Planning, Social Mobility, and the (un)Churching of Philadelphia”Tom Rzeznik, University of Notre Dame
Saturday, December 10, 2005
“D.L. Moody: Revivalism, the Self-Made Man, and the YMCA”Justin Pettegrew, Loyola University
Saturday, January 14, 2006
“Negotiating Modern Life at the Urban Periphery: The Development of the Industrial Suburb of East Chicago, Indiana, 1860-1960”Tamsen Anderson, University of California at Berkeley
Saturday, February 11, 2006
“The Test of Democracy”Sarah Hardin, University of Kentucky
Saturday, March 11, 2006
“ ‘For the Money There Is In It’: Chicago Civil War Attractions During the 1890s”Jennifer Bridge, Loyola University
Saturday, April 8, 2006
“The Great Books in Chicago and Beyond, 2001-Present”Tim Lacy, Loyola University
Saturday, May 13, 2006
“Environmental History of Milwaukee County”Steve Servais, Marquette University