Renee Sentilles

Professor

Contact

renee.sentilles@case.edu
216.368.5413
Mather House 206

Professor Sentilles specializes in American women’s history, gender and sexuality, childhood/youth, The American West,  and nineteenth and twentieth century U. S. cultural history.

Professor Sentilles is currently working on a book-and-website project called “In Her Shoes: Getting to the Sole of American Women’s History” that uses shoes as an entry point into multicultural women’s history.  She is the author of Performing Menken: Adah Isaacs Menken and the Birth of American Celebrity (Cambridge University Press, 2003), American Tomboys, 1850-1915 (University of Massachusetts, 2018), and various articles and review essays.

 

 

 

 

Publications

Performing Menken: Adah Isaacs Menken and the Birth of American Celebrity

American Tomboys: 1850-1915

Performing Menken

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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