Jacob S. Dorman

Associate Professor
Primary office:
3612 Wescoe Hall
Second office:

Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles

Also appointed in History.

Current Classes:
AMS 312: American Culture, 1877 to Present
AMS 802: Theorizing America

Classes Taught:
HIST 696, Topics in Religion and Race
AMS 802, Theorizing America
AMS 101, Blackness, Whiteness, and Racism

Upcoming Events
A lecture by, Cristina Rivera Garza
The Autobiography of Cotton: Documentary Writing and Crónicas​ from the Border
Monday, April 17, 2017 4:30 PM
Forum and Flex Space, Marvin Hall

The Future University
"Understanding Free Speech on a University Campus"
A discussion, featuring: Stefan M. Bradley, Connie Burk, Susan Kruth, Frank LoMonte, and Jeff Chasen
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 7:00 PM
The Commons, Spooner Hall

Hall Center Humanities Lecture Series
A forum for interdisciplinary dialogue between renowned speakers, the university and the surrounding communities.
Schedule of Lectures


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