Christoph Strobel

Christoph Strobel, History, American Studies

Christoph Strobel, History, American Studies

Associate Professor
Phone:
978-934-4263
Office:
Dugan Hall 106D, Office Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. and by appointment

Expertise

Global, Comparative, Transnational, Native American and African History

Educational Background

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Ph.D., History, May 2005
Master of Arts, History, May 1999
Hiram College, Hiram, Ohio
Bachelor of Arts, Magna cum Laude, History, May 1997 

Biosketch

Research in Progress:

The Global Atlantic (under contract with M.E. Sharpe)

Selected Publications: 

  • Testing Grounds of Modern Empire: The Making of Colonial Racial Orders in the American Ohio Country and the South African Eastern Cape, 1770s-1850s (New York: Peter Lang Publisher, 2008)
  • Co-Author with Alice Nash, Daily Life of Native Americans from Post-Columbian through Nineteenth Century America (Westport: Greenwood, 2006)
  • Co-Author  with Robert Forrant, Ethnicity in Lowell: Ethnographic Overview and Assessment (Boston: Northeast Region Ethnography Program, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, 2011) [Co-Principal Investigator for this project funded by the National Park Service (N1780060011) contract funded @ $108,000]
  • “The Delaware Indians’ Revolution: A Struggle for Sovereignty and Independence in the Tuscarawas and the Muskingum River Valley,” Journal of Northwest Ohio History, 76:1 (2008), 21-32
  • “Indigenous Nationalism on Two Frontiers: The American Upper Ohio Valley and the South African Eastern Cape Compared, 1770-1853,” Proceedings of the American Historical Association, 2006, reference # 1048
  • “‘The History of the Cape is Already Written in that of America’: The Colonization of America in South Africa’s Discourse of Empire, 1820s-1850s,” Safundi: The Journal of South African & American Studies 20 (October 2005)
  • “We are all armed and ready:” Reactionary Insurgency Movements and the Formation of Segregated States in the American South and in South Africa,” North Carolina Historical Review 80/4 (October 2003), 430-452
  • Co-Author with John Higginson, “The Instrument of Terror: Some Thoughts on Comparative Historiography, Unofficial White Rural Violence, and Segregation in South Africa and the American South,” Safundi: The Journal of South African & American Studies 11 (July 2003)
  • Daily Life of the New Americans: Immigration Since 1965 (Santa Barbara: Greenwood, 2010)
  • Co-editor with Robert Forrant, Big Move: Immigrant Voices from a Mill City (Lowell: Loom Press, 2011)