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Dr. Rebecca Brückmann

Abteilung für Nordamerikanische Geschichte des Historischen Instituts
Universität zu Köln
Albertus-Magnus-Platz
50923 Köln

Tel.: 0221-470 5631
Fax: 0221-470 4996
E-Mail: rbrueckm(at)uni-koeln.de

Sprechstunde im SoSe 2017

Mittwoch, 9. August 2017, 10-12 Uhr
oder nach schriftlicher Vereinbarung

Lehrveranstaltungen im SoSe 2017

Hauptseminar

  • The Black Liberation Movement (offen für das Studium inklusiv) (Dr. Brückmann)
    Blockseminar: 06.06.2017 bis 09.06.2017 von 10 bis 17.30 Uhr
    Klips 1Klips 2

Kurzbiografie

Mai 2010 | Master of Arts in Modern and Contemporary History, Sociology, and Political Science, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

2010-2014 | Doctoral Candidate at the Graduate School of North American Studies, John-F.-Kennedy-Institute, Freie Universität Berlin

SoSe 2016 | Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin an der Anglo-Amerikanischen Abteilung

Publikationen

  • Brückmann, Rebecca. Review of Feminist Frontiers: Women Who Shaped the Midwest, edited by Yvonne J. Johnson. Kirksville: Truman State University Press, 2010. 49th Parallel, Vol. 26 (Autumn 2011).
  • Brückmann, Rebecca. “Performing Southern Female Whiteness: Women’s Groups in MassiveResistance.” In On Whiteness. eds. Nicky Falkof and Oliver Cash-Brown. 79–89. Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2012.
  • Brückmann, Rebecca. “’I have been here from the start, and I am staying to the finish’: Women in Massive Resistance.” University of California (UCLA), Center for Women's Studies.
  • Brückmann, Rebecca. Review of The Southern Manifesto: Massive Resistance and the Fight to Preserve Segregation. John Kyle Day. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2014. Florida Historical Quarterly (Winter 2015).
  • Brückmann, Rebecca. “Robert Lewis Dear und die Geschichte von Abtreibungsgegner/innen in den USA.“ Feministische Studien (Blog).
  • Brückmann, Rebecca. Review of The Jim Crow Routine: Everyday Performances of Race, Civil Rights, and Segregation in Mississippi. Stephen Berrey. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. H-Soz-Kult.

Vorträge

  • 19 August 2011: “Pointing Fingers: German Reactions to the Central High School Desegregation Crisis in Little Rock, Arkansas, 1957.” Paper presentation at the Black German Cultural Society’s annual meeting, German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C.
  • 3 March 2012: “’For Our American Form of Government’: South Carolinian Women in Massive Resistance.” Paper Presentation at the South Carolina Historical Association’s annual meeting in Columbia, South Carolina.
  • 24 March 2012: “’It is time for the Mothers to Take Over’: Women’s Roles in Massive Resistance.” Paper presentation at the Louisiana State University’s History Graduate Conference, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
  • 5 January 2013: “Proto-feminist Groups in Massive Resistance?” Paper presentation Annual meeting of the American Historical Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • 1 February 2013: “Women activists in Massive Resistance.” Paper presentation at the University of California (UCLA), Center for the Study of Women’s conference “Thinking Gender,” Los Angeles, California.
  • 8 November 2013: “‘We’re working too, we can’t leave:’ Women’s activities in Massive Resistance.” Paper presentation at the National Women’s Studies Association’s annual meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • 12 April 2014: “Massive Resistance Revisited: New Interpretations of the Segregationist Counter-Movement.“ Paper presentation at the British Association of American Studies’ annual meeting in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
  • June 8, 2015: “Segregation’s Southern Belles.” Invitation to and paper presentation at the international workshop “The Resilience of White Supremacy and Privilege” at the Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen.
  • 3 February 2016: “Fluid Frontiers: (Re-)Configurations of Racial and Gender Identities in the 19th Century South/West,” Ringvorlesung “Borders in Motion – Fronteras En Movimento”, John-F.-Kennedy-Institute for North American, Freie Universität Berlin.

Forschungsinteressen

  • Nordamerikanische Geschichte des 19. und 20. Jahrhundert
  • Black History
  • History of Race Relations
  • Gender History
  • Social and Cultural History

    Mitgliedschaften

    • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Amerikastudien
    • Organization of American Historians
    • Louisiana Historical Association
    • Southern Historical Association
    • Western History Association