Vicki L. Eaklor
Retiree, NS Professor History
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Ph.D., 1982; M.A., 1980: American Intellectual/Cultural History
Washington University in St. Louis
Washington University in St. Louis, 1979
B.A.: History; Music Education
Adams State College, 1976
Age of Franklin and Jefferson|
American History II
Americans and Their Environments
Civil War Era, 1830-1877
Creation of American Culture, 1820-1920
Europe and the Americas, 1450-1750
Hollywood Under the Code
Modern American Culture
Queer American History
Rise and Fall of Iberia, 1450-1950
Women in Society
Music Instructor: Percussion lessons
Queer America: A GLBT History of the Twentieth Century, Greenwood Press, 2008. Released in paper from The New Press, 2011, as Queer America: A People's GLBT History of the United States.
Editor, Bringing Lesbian and Gay Rights Into the Mainstream: Twenty Years of Progress, by the late Steve Endean, lesbian/gay rights activist and founder of the Human Rights Campaign, The Haworth Press, Inc., 2006.
American Antislavery Songs: A Collection and Analysis, Greenwood Press, 1988.
"Is Queer History, History with an Agenda? Sure." Posted on History News Network, June 30, 2008. http://hnn.us/articles/51189.html
"How Queer-Friendly Are U.S. History Textbooks?" Posted on History News Network, Jan. 26, 2004. http://hnn.us/articles/3200.html
"Striking Chords and Touching Nerves: Myth and Gender in Gone With the Wind," Images: A Journal of Film and Popular Culture, www.imagesjournal.com; reprinted in Maasik, Sonia, and Jack Solomon, eds., Signs of Life in the USA: Readings on Popular Culture for Writers, Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2006; an The Scott Foresman Writer, 4th ed. Allyn & Bacon, 2009.
"Teaching LGBTQ History: Two Situations," for special issue of the AHA’s Perspectives on History entitled "Controversy in the Classroom," May, 2010.
"Education in an Imagined Community: Lessons from Brook Farm," Schools as Imagined Communities: The Creation of Identity, Meaning, and Conflict in U.S. History, ed. Deirdre Cobb-Roberts, Sherman Dorn and Barbara Shircliffe, Palgrave/Macmillan Co., 2006.
"Where Have We Been, Where Are We Going, and Who Gets to Say?" in Modern American Queer History, ed. Allida M. Black, Temple University Press, 2001.
4 for 4 (percussion quartet), Music for Percussion, Inc., 1974.
|Honors and Awards|
Abigail Allen Award at Alfred University, 2004
Excellence in Teaching Award, Alfred University, 1998, 2005
Margaret and Barbara Hagar Professor of Humanities, Alfred University, 2000-2003
Outstanding Faculty Leader Award, from AU Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa, 1998
Winner, 1997 essay contest celebrating October as LGBT History Month, sponsored by GLAAD
NEH Summer Seminar: "The Woman Question in Western Thought, 1750-1950," 1986
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