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Gary Gerstle, Fellowship Mentor

James G. Stahlman Professor of American History and Professor of Political Science, Vanderbilt University


Advisee(s): Carl Bon Tempo Justin Wert   

Gary Gerstle is the James Stahlman Professor of History at Vanderbilt University. He focuses on 20th century United States, examining how the United States changes its borders and national identity in order to welcome or exclude immigrants and other minorities. One of his current research projects is a comparative and transnational history of race and nation in the United States, Mexico, and Cuba. His books include Working Class Americanism: The Politics of Labor in a Textile City, 1914–1960 and American Crucible: Race and Nation in the Twentieth Century.


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