Professor Samuels joined the Geneseo faculty in 2018, before which he taught at Kenyon College. A specialist in the history of modern India, his research and teaching interests include legal, environmental, economic, and intellectual history.
Office Hours, Spring 2020
MW, 2:30-4:00 p.m
HIST 284: S/MSt in LACAANA Hist:S.Asia
A broad study of a particular topic in Latin America/Caribbean/Asia/Africa/Native American (LACAANA) history or global/world histories. Topics could be defined either by time, theme, or space or on a comparative topic, depending on the professor’s expertise. Previous courses have included histories of global sexology, early India, African nationalism, the Arab-Israeli conflict, and science, among others. (May be taken for credit twice under different subtitles.)
HIST 480: LACAANA:Gandhi and Nonviolence
This course focuses on an in-depth advanced study of a particular topic in Latin America/Caribbean/Asia/Africa/Native American history. Topics could be defined either by time, theme, or space: the Vietnam War, the history of gender and sexuality in Latin America, Empire and Environment in Africa, the history of Cuba, global histories, Latin American Revolutions, the Mexican Revolution, advanced topics in African, Middle Eastern, Native American, or Asian History, among others. (May be taken for credit twice under different subtitles.) Prerequisite: HIST 302 (HIST 301 also recommended).