Cori Simon

clsimon@wisc.edu

Field:
U.S. History

Advisor:
Susan L. Johnson

MA Title:
"Hanging Cherokee Bill: The Outlaw Problem and the Drive for Statehood in Indian Territory, 1887-1907"

Working Dissertation Title:
"Rush: The Oklahoma Land Runs and the Peoples of Indian Territory, 1803-1907"

Research Interests:
My research interests include race, gender, and the politics of belonging in nineteenth-century US; conquest and conflict in the U.S. Midwest/West; slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction

Grad