Brendon George

bggeorge@wisc.edu

Field:
U.S./North American West History

Advisor:
Susan L. Johnson

MA Title:
"'First the Book, Now the Film?': The Reception of 'Friday Night Lights' in Odessa, Texas"

Working Dissertation Title:
"Mile High Metropole: Denver and the Making of the U.S. Empire"

Research Interests:
My area of concentration is the urban history of the North American West. In particular, I am interested in the various ways in which city building operated as part of the process of empire building throughout the region.

Grad