Diana Selig

Diana Selig, Ph.D.

Kingsley Croul Associate Professor of History, George R. Roberts Fellow, and Chair of the Department

B.A., Yale University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Office Hours
Monday, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Wednesday, 10-10:50 a.m.


(909) 607-3396

Kravis Center 204

Curriculum Vitae

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Selected Research and Publications

  • Americans All: The Cultural Gifts Movement (Harvard University Press, 2008, paperback edition, 2011)

  • http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog/SELAME.html

  • "Celebrating Cultural Diversity in the 1920s," OAH Magazine of History 21:3 (July 2007): 41-46.

  • "The Whole Child: Social Science and Race at the White House Conference of 1930," in When Science Encounters the Child: Education, Parenting, and Child Welfare in 20th-Century American, ed. Barbara Beatty, Emily D.Cahan, and Julia Grant (New York: Teachers College Press, 2006), 136-156.

  • "World Friendship: Children, parents, and Peace Education in America between the Wars," in Children and War, ed. James marten (New York: New York University Press, 2002), 135-146

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship

  • Honorable Mention, Gustavus Myers Book Award, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights