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Eric Porter

TitleProfessor
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department,
History of Consciousness Department,
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies
AffiliationsMusic Department,
Chicano Latino Research Center
Phone831-459-5287 (office)
Email
Office235 Humanities 1
Office HoursFall 2017: Tuesdays, 10am to noon, or by appointment
Campus Mail StopHumanities Academic Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
95064
Eric Porter

Research Interests

Black cultural and intellectual history; US cultural history and cultural studies; critical race and ethnic studies; popular music and jazz studies; black radicalism; urban studies.

Biography, Education and Training

B.A. History, UC Berkeley
M.A. American Studies, University of Michigan
Ph.D. American Studies, University of Michigan

Courses Taught

HIS 120: W.E.B. Du Bois
HIS 122A: Jazz and United States Cultural History
HIS 122B: Jazz and United States Cultural History
HIS 190C: 9/11 in Historical Perspective
HISC 216: Critical Race/Ethnic Studies
HISC: 246: Black Radicalism
HIS 204C: Colonialism, Nationalism And Race Research Seminar