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Mary Corey


CONTINUING LECTURER


Contact Information

Email    MCOREY@UCLA.EDU
Office  9345 Bunche Hall
Phone  310-825-2416

Website

Degrees

Ph.D. UCLA, 1996

Awards

Distinguished Teaching Award 1984
(Fashion Institute)
Mabel Wilson Richards Award 1988-1989/ 1992-1993
Charles F. Scott Award 1988-1989/ 1989-1990/ 1992-1993 Jean Nidetch Dissertation Award 1989-1990
UCLA Dissertation Award 1990-1991
Carey McWilliams Fellowship 1991-1992
Hortense Fishbaugh Award 1992-1993
UCLA School of Journalism Award 1993-1994
Fashion Institute Scholar's Year Award 1993

Selected Publications

The World Through A Monocle: The New Yorker Magazine at Mid-Century, Harvard University Press, (Spring, 1999).

"Daniel Coker, Co-Founder of the A.M.E. Church," American National Biography (Oxford University Press).

"Mixed Messages: Representations of Consumption and Anti-Consumption in the New Yorker Magazine, 1945-1953," American Periodicals, Volume 4, 1994.

"Irresolute Spirits: Drink and Drinking in the Postwar New Yorker Magazine." Dionysus: Journal of Culture and Addiction, Winter, 1997."

Review Essay: Joe Gould’s Secret,” Journal of American History, December, 2000

Papers

August 1991, Pacific Branch of the American Historical Association, "Men and Women of Distinction: The New Yorker Magazine and the Meaning of Alcohol."

May, 1992, American Literature Association, "Mixed Messages: Representations of Consumption and Anti-Consumption in the New Yorker Magazine, 1945-1953."

February, 1993, Southern American Studies Association Biennial
"All That We Are Not: Others and the New Yorker World, 1945-1953."

March, 1994, Smithsonian Institution, "A Stranger in the House: The New Yorker Culture and its Domestic Help."

February, 1996, Addiction and Culture Conference, The Claremont Graduate School, "Distinguishing Spirits: Changing Meanings of Drink in the Postwar New Yorker Magazine."

May, 1997, UCLA Colloquium, "Un-American Activities: Anti-Anti-Communism in the Postwar New Yorker."

September, 1998, The Clark Library, "Historical Explanations of Racial Inequality," Grand Crossings: A Symposium to Honor the Life and Work of Alexander Saxton.

August, 1999, PB/AHA, Maui, Hawaii, "A Fine Romance: White Radicals and the Black Panther Party."

September, 2000, Economic History Association Annual Meeting, “Celluloid Capitalism.”


Associations

Historians' News Service
Film Teacher's Association
Organization of American Historians
American Historical Association
Teachers For Social Responsibility
Representative on OAH Committee on The Position of Women in the Historical Profession
Member Western Association of Schools And Colleges Self-Study Committee (Fashion Institute)
American Studies Association

Research

Work in progress:

“EMPIRE BURLESQUE: THE CULTURE OF REVOLUTION IN THE UNITED STATES, 1966-1978"

Current Courses by Term

2017 Fall Quarter

American Popular Culture

Honors Research in History

Teaching Apprentice Practicum

2018 Winter Quarter

Honors Research in History

Previous Courses by Term

2017 Summer Session

American Popular Culture

2017 Spring Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2016 Fall Quarter

Intellectual History of U.S.

2016 Summer Session

Special Courses in Afro-American Studies

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

2016 Spring Quarter

"To Pimp a Butterfly": Cultural Evolution of Black Los Angeles

American Popular Culture

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2016 Winter Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2015 Summer Session

American Popular Culture

2015 Spring Quarter

Variable Topics Research Seminars: Afro-American Studies

Keepin' It Real: History of Hip-Hop Generation

Intellectual History of U.S.

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2015 Winter Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2014 Fall Quarter

Individual Studies for USIE Facilitators

2014 Summer Session

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

American Popular Culture

2014 Spring Quarter

American Popular Culture

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2014 Winter Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2013 Summer Session

American Popular Culture

2013 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of U.S.

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2013 Winter Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2012 Summer Session

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

American Popular Culture

2012 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of U.S.

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2012 Winter Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2011 Summer Session

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

American Popular Culture

2011 Spring Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2011 Winter Quarter

Intellectual History of U.S.

2010 Summer Session

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2010 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of U.S.

Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2010 Winter Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2009 Summer Session

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2009 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of U.S.

2008 Fall Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

Undergraduate Variable Topics Research Seminars: History -- U.S.

2008 Summer Session

20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

Intellectual History of the U.S.

2008 Winter Quarter

Intellectual History of the U.S.

Undergraduate Variable Topics Research Seminars: History -- U.S.

2007 Fall Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2007 Spring Quarter

Cultural History of Oakland

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: U.S.

2006 Fall Quarter

History of California

2006 Summer Session

History of Los Angeles

History of California

2006 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of the U.S.

2005 Fall Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2005 Summer Session

Intellectual History of the U.S.

American West

2005 Spring Quarter

History of Los Angeles

Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: U.S.

2004 Fall Quarter

20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2004 Summer Session

U.S. since 1960

2004 Spring Quarter

U.S., 20th Century: 1900 to 1928

2004 Winter Quarter

Intellectual History of the U.S.

2003 Summer Session

U.S. since 1960

2003 Spring Quarter

U.S., 20th Century: 1900 to 1928

2003 Winter Quarter

History of California

2002 Summer Session

U.S. since 1960

2002 Winter Quarter

U.S. since 1960

2001 Summer Session

U.S. since 1960

American West

2001 Winter Quarter

History of California

2000 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice

2000 Summer Session

Intellectual History of the U.S.

American West

2000 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of the U.S.

2000 Winter Quarter

U.S. since 1945

1999 Summer Session

Intellectual History of the U.S.

American West

1999 Spring Quarter

Intellectual History of the U.S.

1998 Fall Quarter

Introduction to Historical Practice

1998 Spring Quarter
1998 Winter Quarter

Previous Courses by Course

HIST 142D
American Popular Culture

2017 Summer Session

2016 Spring Quarter

2015 Summer Session

2014 Summer Session

2014 Spring Quarter

2013 Summer Session

2012 Summer Session

2011 Summer Session

HIST 191D
Capstone Seminar: History -- U.S.

2017 Spring Quarter

2016 Spring Quarter

2015 Spring Quarter

2014 Spring Quarter

2013 Spring Quarter

2012 Spring Quarter

2011 Spring Quarter

2010 Spring Quarter

HIST 140C
20th-Century U.S. History since 1960

2017 Spring Quarter

2016 Winter Quarter

2015 Winter Quarter

2014 Summer Session

2014 Winter Quarter

2013 Winter Quarter

2012 Winter Quarter

2011 Spring Quarter

2010 Summer Session

2010 Winter Quarter

2009 Summer Session

2007 Fall Quarter

2007 Spring Quarter

2005 Fall Quarter

2004 Fall Quarter

HIST 142B
Intellectual History of U.S.

2016 Fall Quarter

2015 Spring Quarter

2013 Spring Quarter

2012 Spring Quarter

2011 Winter Quarter

2010 Spring Quarter

2009 Spring Quarter

AF AMER 188A
Special Courses in Afro-American Studies

2016 Summer Session

HIST 140A
20th-Century U.S. History, 1900 to 1928

2016 Summer Session

2012 Summer Session

2011 Summer Session

2010 Summer Session

2009 Summer Session

2008 Fall Quarter

2008 Summer Session

HIST 88SA
"To Pimp a Butterfly": Cultural Evolution of Black Los Angeles

2016 Spring Quarter

AF AMER C191
Variable Topics Research Seminars: Afro-American Studies

2015 Spring Quarter

HIST 88S
Keepin' It Real: History of Hip-Hop Generation

2015 Spring Quarter

HIST 188SA
Individual Studies for USIE Facilitators

2014 Fall Quarter

HIST 191D
Undergraduate Variable Topics Research Seminars: History -- U.S.

2008 Fall Quarter

2008 Winter Quarter

HIST 142B
Intellectual History of the U.S.

2008 Summer Session

2008 Winter Quarter

2006 Spring Quarter

2005 Summer Session

HIST 191D
Undergraduate Variable Topics Seminars: U.S.

2007 Spring Quarter

2005 Spring Quarter

HIST 88S
Cultural History of Oakland

2007 Spring Quarter

HIST 154
History of California

2006 Fall Quarter

2006 Summer Session

HIST M155
History of Los Angeles

2006 Summer Session

2005 Spring Quarter

CHICANO M183
History of Los Angeles

2006 Summer Session

2005 Spring Quarter

HIST 153
American West

2005 Summer Session

HIST 148C
U.S. since 1960

2004 Summer Session

2003 Summer Session

2002 Summer Session

2002 Winter Quarter

2001 Summer Session

HIST 148A
U.S., 20th Century: 1900 to 1928

2004 Spring Quarter

2003 Spring Quarter

HIST 150B
Intellectual History of the U.S.

2004 Winter Quarter

2000 Summer Session

2000 Spring Quarter

1999 Summer Session

1999 Spring Quarter

HIST 163
History of California

2003 Winter Quarter

2001 Winter Quarter

HIST 162
American West

2001 Summer Session

2000 Summer Session

1999 Summer Session

HIST 99
Introduction to Historical Practice

2000 Fall Quarter

1998 Fall Quarter

HIST 148C
U.S. since 1945

2000 Winter Quarter

HIST 148C

1998 Spring Quarter

HIST 150B

1998 Winter Quarter