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American Studies (minor)

Field Description

Although there is no formally structured graduate program in American Studies, students in English, Government or History who wish to offer an American Studies as a minor field should constitute their graduate special committees so as to reflect that choice. In any case, students should discuss this matter with their graduate field representative.

This is a minor field. Application for admission is made only to the major fields. After matriculation, a student may select minor subjects from the major or minor fields.

 

Contact Information

Website: http://americanstudies.cornell.edu/
Email: american_studies@cornell.edu
Phone: 607 255-0097

402 Morrill Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-0000

 

Subject and Degrees

Concentrations by Subject

American Studies (minor)

  • American studies (minor)

Faculty

Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American studies
Richard F Bensel - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American political development; state formation; comparative political economy; the United States Congress
Mary Pat Brady - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies
Derek S Chang - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: Asian American, African American, and 19th Century U.S. history; U.S. race relations; American religion
Eric T Cheyfitz - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American studies
J. Ellen Gainor - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American Drama and Theatre; Women and Theatre
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: immigration and ethnic history; folklore
Frederic Wright Gleach - (Ithaca) - (Minor Member)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: Native North America, Puerto Rico and Cuba; textual, material and visual culture; tourism; history of American anthropology.
Sabine Haenni - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: merican cinema; silent film; mass culture; cinema in the context of other media (including theater); theories of race and ethnicity; immigrant cultures, urban studies
Mary Fainsod Katzenstein - (Ithaca) - (Minor Member)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American studies
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American intellectual, cultural, and religious history
Mary Beth Norton - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: Women, Early America
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American studies
Steven F Pond - (Ithaca)
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: 18th and 19th century American fiction; American women writers
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: ethnicity; language, institutional culture, legal anthropology, ethnographic methods, urban anthropology, Latino cultures
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies Research Interests: American political history; Urban studies
Concentrations: American Studies: American studies