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Research interests

History of ideas, African American and United States history (especially antebellum), civil rights movements from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century, biographical explorations of extraordinary people, the history of philosophy, issues in ethics and law, and other topics in history, philosophy, and intellectual history.

Further Information

Current projects: 

The Complete Collected Works of James McCune Smith (ca. 1824-1865)

Nothing Human is Alien to Me: The Life of James McCune Smith (preliminary title)

Education/Academic qualification

History, PhD, The Life and Work of James McCune Smith (1813-1865), University of Edinburgh

1 Sept 201829 Oct 2021

Award Date: 4 Dec 2021

History of Ideas, MSc, Frederick Douglass and His Scottish Influences, University of Edinburgh

1 Sept 201731 Aug 2018

Award Date: 26 Nov 2018

Philosophy, BA, Applied Ethics and Law, California State University Sacramento

15 Aug 201114 Dec 2012

Award Date: 2 Jan 2013

Humanities, Humanities & FIne Arts, Riverside City College

15 Aug 199514 Aug 2000

Award Date: 1 Dec 1999


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