Twentieth-century United States, violence, militarization, women and gender, cultural history, race and racism
Twentieth-century US international history; global history of human rights politics; postcolonial Southeast Asia
On Research Leave, Autumn 2018 & Winter 2019
Comparative race relations; Asian/Pacific Islander American history; African American history; Interracial and interethnic coalitions and conflicts; immigration; transnationalism, especially between the US and the Philippines; and the history of baseball and American culture
Kathleen Neils Conzen has retired and no longer directs BA theses or accepts new graduate students.
American urban history; immigration and ethnicity; rural history; western settlement; nineteenth-century social history