Alice Kessler-Harris

Alice Kessler-Harris

Alice Kessler-Harris is the R. Gordon Hoxie Professor of American History at Columbia University, in New York City. She specializes in the history of American labor and the comparative and interdisciplinary exploration of women and gender. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alice Kessler-Harris has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Statement as a Professor for the Columbia University. The year with the most videos was 2012 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 975 views per program. Most common tag: Gender Issues.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2011 - Present Professor, History Department, Columbia University Videos: 2 c. March 15, 1999 - Present Professor, Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Columbia University Videos: 2


President , Organization of American Historians April 11, 2011 - April 22, 2012 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Household Workers Unite</em>

    Household Workers Unite

    Premilla Nadasen talked about her book, Household Workers Unite: The Untold Story of African American Women Who Built a…

  • <em>A Difficult Woman</em>

    A Difficult Woman

    Alice Kessler-Harris recounts the life of playwright and political activist Lillian Hellman (1905-1984). She was the author of numerous politically…

  • Capitalism, Democracy, and the Emancipation of Belief

    Capitalism, Democracy, and the Emancipation of Belief

    Alice Kessler-Harris discusses what she describes as the struggle between democracy and capitalism in American History. She argues that…

  • The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire of 1911

    The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire of 1911

    Historians talked about the legacy of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire in which 146 garment workers died on March 25, 1911, in New York…

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