Marc Matera

TitleAssociate Professor
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
AffiliationsResearch Center for the Americas,
Critical Race and Ethnic Studies
Phone831-459-4060 (office)
Office214 Stevenson Academic
Office HoursSpring 2018: Wednesday 2:00-3:00pm / Thursday 3:30-4:30pm
Campus Mail StopStevenson Academic Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Marc Matera

Research Interests

Modern Britain and the British Empire; Black European Studies; Modern European cultural, social, and intellectual history; Black Atlantic; women's and gender history; history of sexuality; and world history

Biography, Education and Training

B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
M.A., University of Colorado, Boulder
Ph.D., Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Courses Taught

HIS 2B - The World Since 1500
HIS 101C - Oceans in World History
HIS 101E - The Global 1930s
HIS 181 - Modern Britain and the British Empire
HIS 181A / ANTH110O - Postcolonial Britain and France
HIS 181B - Africa and Britain in an Imperial World
HIS 196H - Sex and the City: History of Sexuality in Urban Areas around the Globe
HIS 202 - Practicing World History (Graduate Course)
HIS 203 - Global Decolonization (Graduate Course)
HIS 251B - Readings in Modern European History: Empire (Graduate Course)