Office Hours

  • Thur. 11:45 - 12:45, 2:45 - 3:45
 

Announcements

 

Kathleen Mapes

Associate Professor of

History

Sturges Hall 314
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-5387
mapes@geneseo.edu

Kathleen Mapes has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2000.

Faculty Information

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Illinois

Research Interests

  • Twentieth Century
  • U.S.
  • Labor and Immigration
  • Rural history

 

Awards and Honors

  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Richard L. Wentworth/Illinois Award in American History, 2010 for Sweet Tyranny

Publications and Professional Activities

  • Sweet Tyranny: Migrant Labor, Industrial Agriculture, and Imperial Politics Mapes
My Classes

HIST 250:
S/U/Work&Workers in Modrn Amer

    This course will explore the history of work, workers, and workers' movements in America from the era of the Civil War to the present, with special attention to the unique aspects of race, ethnicity, and gender that shaped the American working class. Not offered on a regular basis

HIST 391:
Senior Seminar:

    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

INTD 105:
Writing Seminar:

    Writing Seminar is a course focusing on a specific topic while emphasizing writing practice and instruction, potentially taught by any member of the College faculty. Because this is primarily a course in writing, reading assignments will be briefer than in traditional topic courses, and students will prove their understanding of the subject matter through writing compositions rather than taking examinations. Required of all freshmen. Prerequisites: Enrollment limited to freshmen.