Associate Professor of History
Dean, School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program
Ph.D., Princeton University
B.A., Grinnell College
At Rutgers Since 1991
109 Van Dyck Hall
COURSES REGULARLY TAUGHT
- 510:101 Development of Europe I
- 510:102 Development of Europe II
- 510:333 France, Old Regime and Revolution
- 512:250 Roles of Women in the West from the Greeks to the French Revolution
- 506:401/402 History seminars on topics ranging from the meaning of work in Early Modern Europe, to gender and society in European history, the history of clothing and fashion, and the Enlightenment
- PDR: Early Modern Europe
- Colloquium: Public and Private Spheres in Early Modern Europe; seventeenth
- and eighteenth-century England and France; eighteenth-century France
- PDR: Women's and Gender history
- Seminar: Women's and Gender History
- Sexing La Mode: Gender, Fashion and Commercial Culture in Old Regime France. (Oxford, UK: Berg, 2004)
- "Personals and Politics: Courting la citoyenne in Le Courier de L'Hymen," Yale French Studies (2002).
- "Grisettes and Coquettes: Women Buying and Selling in the Old Regime," in The Sex of Things: Gender and Consumption in Historical Perspective, ed. Victoria de Grazia (University of California Press, 1996).
- "Repackaging Rousseau: Femininity and Fashion in France," French Historical Studies (Fall 1994).
- AHA, Eighteenth-century Studies, French Historical Studies