Material Culture

  • Associate Professor and Chair of American Studies

    Psyche Williams-Forson

    Dr. Williams-Forson's research and teaching interests include cultural studies, material culture, food, women’s studies, social and cultural history of the U.S. in the late 19th and 20th centuries.
  • Associate Professor and Director of the Design Cultures & Creativity Program

    Jason Farman

    Dr. Farman's research focuses on emerging media, cultural impact of mobile technologies, embodied space, and the history of technology.
  • Professor Emerita

    Jo B. Paoletti

    Dr. Paoletti has spent nearly forty years researching and writing about gender differences in America fashion. She has also published articles and book chapters on service-learning, undergraduate research,...
  • Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

    Mary Corbin Sies

    Dr. Sies' research and teaching interests span material culture studies, planning history, architectural history, urban/suburban history, and cultural and social history of the U.S. in the 19th and 20th...