2007 - 2008 SAH Dissertations
Maxwell Leung, Cultural Studies
"Governmentalizing Hate: Theorizing State Power and the Regulation of Difference"
Linda Mollno, History
"Deep Roots and Immigrant Dreams: A Social History of Viticulture in Southern California, 1769-1960"
Omar Moran, English
"Literature of Moral Conflict: Examining the Work of Nathanael West from Ethical Perspectives"
Michael Ward, History
"Massachusetts, Mississippi, and Southern Identity: The Winchesters, New Men, and Imagining Southernism"
Sharon Becker, English
"Angels of Destruction: Masculinity, Modernity, and the Fiction of 1930's Los Angeles"
Ambereen Dadabhoy, English
"Inscribing the Other: The Circulation of Difference on the Early Modern Stage"
Dana Dudley, English
"When the Trick is the Text: The Trickster as Disguise in the Passing/Marriage Novels of Brown, Harper and Hopkins"
Cristina Herrera, English
"Mothers and Daughters in Contemporary Chicana Literature"
Michael Mahin, English
"Resting in Change: The Early Works of Ronald Sukenick"
Charlotte Negrete-White, History
"Power vs. The People of Chávez Ravine: A Study of Their Determination and Fortitude"
Elizabeth Phillips, English
"Fair to Middling: Slavery and Status in the Poetry of Romantic Women Writers"
Colin Ruloff, Philosophy
"Warrant, Indiscernibility Skepticism, and the Internalism/Externalism Debate"
Ellen Scheible, English
"The Sublime Moment: Confrontation, Colonization, and The Modern Irish Novel"
Deborah Filipelli, History
"Before Smokey Bear there was Woodbridge Metcalf: Rural and Forest Fire Protection in the California Fire Environment, 1926-1945"
Jerry Giddens, English
"Richard Brautigan: A Literary and Cultural Biography"
David Lambert, History
"Beyond World's End: The Protestant International and the Huguenot Migration to Virginia"
Gregory Olson, History
"Civilizing Men: Protestant Religion in Gold Rush San Francisco, 1848-1856"
Nizan Shaked, Cultural Studies
"The Paradox of Identity Politics as an Agent in Critical Art: 1970s to the 1990s"