The Rice Historical Review is a research journal designed to showcase outstanding scholarly works produced by Rice University's undergraduate students.

Table of Contents

In order of appearance.

—Front Matter (PDF | 929.1 kB )

—Contested Symbols: Vichy France and the Legacy of the French Revolution
by Emma Satterfield (PDF | 1.090 Mb )

—Remembering Rice: How Should the University Acknowledge and Represent its Founder’s Past?
by Andrew Maust (PDF | 1.473 Mb )

—Jahangir, Collector: Seizing the World
by Clair Hopper (PDF | 1.578 Mb )

—Through the Looking Glass: Themes in Narratives by Arabs, Americans, and Europeans from 1890 to 1960
by Meredith Aucock (PDF | 3.905 Mb )

—Hysteria: Medicine as a Vehicle for Gendered Social Control
by Ginger Hooper (PDF | 2.198 Mb )

—Back Matter (PDF | 1.139 Mb )

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Editorial Board

Darren Pomida, Editor-in-Chief
Daniel Russell, Editor-in-Chief
Anthony Tohme, Managing Editor
Alison Drileck, Publishing Director
Mikayla Knutson, Assistant Managing Editor
Abigail Panitz, Director of Copy Editing
Edward Plaut, Director of Podcasting
Pamela McInturff, Assistant Director of Copy Editing
Miriam Wolter, Director of Public Affairs
Laura Li, Art Director
Jon Parts, Event Director and Treasurer
Audrey Paetzel, Director of Outreach
Cameron Wallace, Assistant Director of Podcasting
Andrew Manias, Director of Distribution

Faculty Review Board

Dr. Lisa Spiro | Historical Review Faculty Advisor | Executive Director of Digital Scholarship Services
Dr. Peter C. Caldwell| Samuel G. McCann Professor of History| Chair of the History Department
Dr. G. Daniel Cohen| Samuel W. and Goldye Marian Spain Associate Professor of History
Dr. Aysha Pollnitz| Assistant Professor of History| Director of Undergraduate Studies, History
Dr. Daniel Dominguez da Silva| Assistant Professor of History
Dr. Lisa Balabanlilar| Associate Professor of History
Dr. Randal L. Hall| Associate Professor of History| Editor, Journal of Southern History
Dr. John B. Boles| William P. Hobby Professor of History
Dr. Alida C. Metcalf| Harris Masterson Jr. Professor of History
Dr. Alexander X. Byrd| Associate Professor of History
Dr. Paula A. Sanders| Professor of History
Dr. Nathan Citino| Barbara Kirkland Chiles Professor of History
Dr. Kerry R. Ward| Associate Professor of History

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