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WEBSITE(S)| https://history.rice.edu/faculty/lora-wildenthal | https://cswgs.rice.edu

SURF Mentoring

Potential projects/topics: gender, German, European and colonial history, human rights, labor/ workplace -- these are the broad themes I work and teach with.

Potential skills gained: formulating research questions and arguments, library research, writing for the general public, developing materials for law or or other postgraduate academic applications

Required qualifications: No, because I usually mentor students on projects we develop together for them.

Direct mentor: Faculty/P.I.

Student Project Titles List

Competing Claims: State and Church Uses of the Past in the Debate over the Ownership of the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba, Spain

Lady Mary Montagu and her Perception of the Turkish Harem

Frances Ellen Watkins Harper’s Black Feminist Suffragism

Research Areas

Areas of Interest: Modern Germany, European women and gender, Human rights, Modern colonialism.