History Department


Tucker Comments on Victorian Pseudoscience, Romance

The pseudoscientific myths about love and sexuality that abounded in the Victorian era, many of which seem “cruel and oppressive” by today’s standards, could also offer women relief from the era’s “rigid gender politics,” according to Associate Professor of History Jennifer Tucker, who comments on the topic for a Broadly article.   read more

Jennifer Tucker

Conference Encourages Discussion on the Topic of Firearms

In September, Associate Professor of History Jennifer Tucker organized a conference titled "Firearms and the Common Law Tradition." In this Q&A, Tucker discusses the significance of the conference. 

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