Our People

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William​ 
Acree​

Professor of Spanish, American Culture Studies (Affiliate) and Performing Arts (Affiliate)
Associate Director, Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity
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Michael 
Allen

Lecturer in American Culture Studies
Senior Lecturer in Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Urban Design, Sam Fox School
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Joe 
Bartzel

Postdoctoral Fellow in the Study of St. Louis and the American Story
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Terri 
Behr

Events Coordinator and Accounting Assistant
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​Iver  
Bernstein​

Professor of History, African and African-American Studies, and American Culture Studies
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Marc 
Blanc

Graduate Student, Literature
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​J. Dillon 
Brown

Associate Professor of English
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​Patrick 
Burke

Department Chair
Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology
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Carol 
Camp Yeakey

Marshall S. Snow Professor of Arts & Sciences, Professor of Education, Urban Studies, International and Area Studies, African and African American Studies, and American Culture Studies
Founding Director of the Center on Urban Research & Public Policy and the Interdisciplinary Program in Urban Studies
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Michael 
Cannon

Professor of Practice
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Stephanie 
Carlson

Graduate Student, English and Comparative Literature
Lynne Cooper Harvey Fellow in American Culture Studies
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Noah 
Cohan

Assistant Director of American Culture Studies
Lecturer in American Culture Studies Interim Director Graduate Studies
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Peter 
Coogan

Lecturer in American Culture Studies
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​David 
Cunningham

Department Chair of Sociology
Professor of Sociology
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Alfred 
Darnell

Political Science Lecturer
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Joanna Dee​ 
Das

Assistant Professor of Dance​
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​Todd 
Decker

Paul Tietjens Professor of Music
Professor of Musicology, American Culture Studies, and Film and Media Studies
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Michelle  
DeLair

Lecturer in American Culture Studies
Assistant Director Graduate and Postdoctoral Career Development, Career Center
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​Mary Ann 
Dzuback​

Associate Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Associate Professor of Education and History (by courtesy)
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​Gerald 
Early

​Merle Kling Professor of Modern Letters, Professor of English and of African and African-American Studies
On leave 2021-2022
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Elizabeth 
Eikmann

Postdoctoral Fellow in the Study of St. Louis and the American Story
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Chris A. 
Eng

Assistant Professor of English
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Daniel 
Fister

PhD student in Musicology
Lynne Cooper Harvey Fellow in American Culture Studies
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Sara 
Flores

Graduate Student, English, Lynne Cooper Harvey Fellow in American Culture Studies