Academics

Faculty & Staff

Rachel Rubin, PhD

  • Professor of American Studies, College of Liberal Arts Professor
  • Telephone: 617.287.6773
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall,05,00060

Areas of Expertise

American Popular Culture, Ethnic Literatures, American Popular Music

Degrees

PhD, American Studies and Slavic Languages and Literatures, Yale University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

 

Research Interests:

American Popular Music, Appalachian Cultural History, Cultural History of American Radicalism, and American Ethnic Literatures

Courses Taught:

AMST 100 American Identities
AMST 101 American Popular Culture
Honors 290B Topics in Appalachian Cultural History
AMST 360 Work, Society, and Culture in Modern U.S. Society
AMST 430 Music and Twentieth Century American Literature
AMST 606 Studies in Popular Culture and Technology