Thank you for visiting my website.  I am the Chair of the History Department and a Senior Associate Professor at Bellevue College.  I teach U.S. History, the History of Latin America, and Ancient World History.  My fields of specialization include the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century United States, Gender and Women’s History, Southwest Borderlands, and Latin American History.

Chimayo, New Mexico 2008

Click here to listen to my public lecture for the Office of the State Historian of New Mexico,  “Pardoning Breadwinners, Constructing Masculinities: Gender, Language, and Class in Territorial New Mexico Pardons.”

Click here to read my recent review of Dr. Jessica Ellen Sewell’s Women and the Everyday City: Public Space in San Francisco, 1890-1915 in California History.