Sturges Hall 313
1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454
Catherine Adams has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2007.
Ph.D., University of Illinois
Publications and Professional Activities
Love of Freedom: Black Women in Colonial and Revolutionary New England
Spring 2015 Classes
HIST 267: S/U/Women&US Social Movements
This course will explore the role of women in selected social movements with particular attention to how women's involvements often leads to subsequent movements for women's rights. Possible areas of
emphasis include the connections between the 19th century abolitionist movement and the subsequent women's rights/woman suffrage movement or the connections between the modern Civil Rights Movement and the women's liberation movement of the 1960s and 1970s.
A seminar focusing on a topic, or related group of topics in European, United States, and/or non-Western history. The seminar will incorporate in-class discussion of historiographic questions as well
as independent research related to the selected topic(s). Prerequisites: one 300-level history course or permission of the instructor; and for History majors, HIST 220 and HIST 221. Offered every fall & spring semester