Julia Landweber

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Associate Professor, History
Part-Time Employee, Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies

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Dickson Hall 412
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973 655-7482
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Degree(s):
BA:Reed College
PhD:Rutgers University
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Julia Landweber (Associate Professor of History and of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies) received her Ph.D. from Rutgers University. A specialist in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century France, she has published on the cultural and political relationship between France and the Ottoman Empire, on "turquerie" in early modern French culture, and on the early history of coffee in France. Her research interests include cultural history, women's and gender history, and the history of food and drink. Courses she regularly teaches include: The Emergence of European Civilization 1500-1915, Feminist Thought in Western Perspective, Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe, Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies, and the capstone Research Seminar in Gender and Women's Studies.

Specialization

Early modern Europe, eighteenth-century France, women's and gender history, France and the Ottoman Empire, identity formation, coffee, turquerie, gender and science.

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Office Hours

Fall

  • Monday 2:30 pm - 5:15 pm

Spring

  • Monday 2:30 pm - 5:15 pm

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