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Fishman, Laura

Fishman, Laura

Professor
History and Philosophy
Areas of Expertise:
  • Early Modern European History
  • Women’s History and Gender
  • Early French Colonialism in the Americas

Analysis of early European, especially French, interaction with indigenous peoples of the Americas, with specific focus on Catholic missionary activity, and also the impact of concepts of gender on the colonial encounter.



Education:
DegreeInstitutionFieldDates
PhD City University of NY European History 1979 
BA Brooklyn College History 1971 
Fishman, Laura
 

Fishman, Laura
Professor
History and Philosophy