Office Hours


  • 5:15 PM - 5:45 PM Emeritus Hall 1554 Santa Rosa Campus

Spring 2020

Section 7182 of HIST21
Race, Ethnicity and Gender in American Culture -- : Jan 13 - May 11 2020

Fall 2019

Section 0976 of HIST21
Race, Ethnicity and Gender in American Culture -- : Aug 20 - Dec 12 2019
The above section is part of the Connections Learning Community and is linked to ENGL 50, MW 10-11am and ENGL 1A, MW 11am-1pm. Students are automatically enrolled in all classes. Please contact the HSI office: (707) 521-6066 or

M.A. University of California, Berkeley
B.A. California State University, Hayward (East Bay)
A.A. Merritt College, Oakland

Presentations and Publications: 

"'As Long as Grass Grows and Water Runs': The Reservation in American History," WOLM Lecture, 2011

"History and Memory: Survivng the Saturday Matinee," Brook Tauzer Faculty Lecture, 2009

"If Jim Could Speak: An Historian's Take on Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," WOLM Lecture, 2008

"How Sweet the Sound: James Baldwin and the Spirit of the Black Church," WOLM lecture, 2004

"Internal Colonies: The 'Scientific Management' of Indians in 19th Century America," WOLM lecture, 2003

"Institutionalizing the American Cultures Requirement: The Case of Santa Rosa Junior College," American Cultures Seminar, University of California, Berkeley, 1999

"Resurrection for a New Generation: The Legacy of Malcolm X," Press Democrat, November 15, 1992

"The Frontier as Cultural Construct" WOLM lecture, 1992

Honors and Awards: 

Brook Tauzer Faculty Lecturer, 2009
Faculty Recognition Awards: 2002, 1998, 1997
Study Abroad Faculty:
Florence, Italy, 2015
London, England, 2005, 2003