Loyola University Chicago Department of History welcomes its new faculty of 2011 and 2012!
Joseph A. Gagliano Professor of American Urban History and author of Dillinger’s Wild Ride: The Year that Made America’s Public Enemy Number One (Oxford University Press, 2009), Mother Jones: The Most Dangerous Woman in America (Hill and Wang, 2001), The Manly Art: Bare-Knuckle Prize Fighting in America (Cornell University Press, 1986), and co-author of A Brief History of American Sports (Hill and Wang,1993).
Associate Prof. of Modern European History and author of Jazz-Age Catholicism: Mystic Modernism in Postwar Paris, 1919-1933 (University of Toronto Press, 2005) and The Theological Aesthetics of Olivier Messiaen (William B. Eerdmans, forthcoming).
Assistant Prof. of Modern British, Imperial and Colonial History.
Assistant Prof. of 20th-century American Urban, Women’s, Gender and Political History and author of Mothers of Conservatism: Women and the Postwar Right (Princeton University Press 2012).
Assistant Prof. of the Atlantic World, American Religion, Public History and New Media, author of Evangelical Gotham: Religion and the Making of New York City, 1783-1860 (University of Chicago Press, forthcoming) and co-author of Dissenting Academies Online: Virtual Library System (2011).
Assistant Prof. of 20th-century American Urban, Labor and Political History and author of Sunbelt Capitalism: Phoenix and the Reconstruction of American Politics (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012).