2006-2007 Newberry Urban History Dissertation Group

2006-2007 Workshops

Saturday, March 3, 2007
“Theorizing Wright and Brooks’ Literary Landscapes: Dialectics of ‘Placelessness and Boundedness’ in Chicago’s Kitchenettes”Elizabeth Schroeder, Saint Louis University
Saturday, April 7, 2007
“Dividing Chicago’s West Side: Clearing Land for the Congress Expressway, 1944–1956”David Spatz, University of Chicago
Saturday, May 5, 2007
“‘No Idle Dream:’ Industrializing Northwestern Indiana, 1850–1900”Tamsen Anderson, University of California, Berkeley