Experts in Subject: History

Arts, Food studies, History, History of US ethnicity, Immigration

Hal Barron

Hal S. Barron, PhD, is an expert on U.S. social history, specializing in rural life. He has written or spoken about the history of agrarian society, the portrayal of rural life in American culture, citrus culture in California, the history of crossword puzzles, issues of immigration and ethnicity, and the experiences of Japanese- and Jewish-Americans. […]

Arts, gender and science, History, History of medicine, History of physics, History of science, Humanities

Vivien Hamilton

Vivien Hamilton, PhD, is a modern science historian whose work focuses on questions of authority and trust in science. She is particularly interested in moments in which scientific experts with different educational and disciplinary backgrounds come together to collaborate on the same project. Hamilton’s research includes exploring the interaction between physics and the 19th century […]

To the Top