Department of History

DEPARTMENT OF

History

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Vaneesa Cook, Ph.D.

Bader Postdoctoral Fellow
Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

 

Email: vc27@queensu.ca

 

Education

University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
U.S. History – Ph.D. – September 2008 – May 2015

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Kutztown, PA 19530
Master’s Degree in Public Administration – May 2004

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Kutztown, PA 19530
B.A. History with Political Science minor – December 2001


About

Dissertation:

“Thy Kingdom Community: Spiritual Socialists and Local to Global Activism, 1920-1970” – December 2014

M.A. Thesis:

“Staughton Lynd and the New Left Social Gospel for Human Rights” – March 2011

M.P.A. Thesis:

“Revising the Bureaucratic Ideal: The New Left and the New Public Administration” – May 2004

Publications

“Martin Luther King Jr. and the Long Social Gospel Movement”
 Accepted for a forthcoming issue of Religion and American
Culture: A Journal of Interpretation
(January 2016)

“Dorothy Day,” encyclopedia entry in The World's Greatest Religious Leaders, ABC-CLIO (January 2016)