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Robert Greene II

A 2018 Conference Preview: The Gendered Context

The Chicago meeting of the Society for U.S. Intellectual History (November 8-11) offers several papers and at least one whole panel on gender in American thought. Looking through the program, I am pleased to see how the use of gender analysis appears to be growing among our ranks, a decisive move forward from the first conference I attended in 2009. A quick glance at the papers and panels with gender in the title, which may very well underestimate its presence, demonstrates some interesting possibilities:Melissa Morales, Fordham University, Paper “‘Mrs. such a one acts out of her sphere’: The Gendered Read more