Jun. Prof. Dr. Simon Wendt

office hours: Mo 15-16:30 hrs
(in der vorlesungsfreien Zeit per e-mail)
office: IG 4.217
tel: 069/798-32368
email: wendt@em.uni-frankfurt.de


Simon Wendt ist seit 2010 Assistant Professor („Juniorprofessor“) of American Studies.

Research and Teaching Interests
African American History
Gender History
Memory and History
Heroism and Hero-Worship

Current Research Projects
The Daughters of the American Revolution and Historical Memory in the 20th Century,
Everyday Heroism in the Progressive Era,
Marginalized Masculinities and the American Nation: African American and
Native American Military Heroism, 1941-1978 (funded by the DFG)

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)


Conferences in March:

International Conference
"Everyday Heroism in the United States, Germany, and Britain from the 19th
to the 21st Century," March 6-7, 2015
Conference Program 

International Conference
"Race, Gender, and Military Heroism in U.S. History: From World War I to
9/11," March 20-21, 2015
Conference Program