Susan B. Whitney
|Degrees:||B.A. (Princeton), M.A. (Brown), Ph.D. (Rutgers)|
|Phone:||613-520-2600 x 1409|
|Office:||420 Paterson Hall|
- European youth and women’s history
- French Communism and Catholicism
- 20th century social and political history
Honours and Awards
2013 Visitor, School of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey
Mobilizing Youth: Communists and Catholics in Interwar France (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2009).
“Communism: Overview” and “Communism: The Fall of Communism” in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World, edited by Peter N. Stearns (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008), Vol. 2, 265-270 and 276-279.
“Communist Youth” in Paula S. Fass, ed., Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society (New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2004), 224-226.
“Gender, Class, and Generation in Interwar French Catholicism: The Case of the Jeunesse Ouvrière Chrétienne Féminine,” Journal of Family History, Vol. 26, No. 4 (Oct. 2001), 480-507.
“The Communist Movement and Women” in Peter N. Stearns, ed., The Other Side of Western Civilization: Readings in Everyday Life, Vol. II, 5th Edition (Harcourt Brace College Publishers, 2000), 334-343.
“History through the Lens of Gender,” Journal of Women’s History, Vol. 11, No. 1 (Spring 1999), 193-2002.
Recent Graduate Supervisions
Katherine Taylor, “The Year of the War Bride: the Commemoration, Representation and Remembering of Canadian War Brides,” M.A. Research Essay (Public History), 2007 (co-supervision with Joanna Dean).
Alexander Comber, “Media and Empire at the 1931 Colonial Exhibition,” M.A. Research Essay (Public History), 2007.
Jennifer Wilson, “Exhibiting France in America: The French Pavilion at the New York World’s Fair of 1939,” M.A. Thesis, 2006.
Sarah Futterer, “Redefining the Movement: SNCC and the ‘Beloved Community,’ 1960-1964,” M.A. Thesis, 2004.