Elmer Louis Kayser Professor of History and International Affairs
Phillips Hall 312
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Dane Kennedy teaches courses in British imperial, modern British, and world history. He is the author of five books and numerous articles, most recently The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and Australia, and has just published an edited volume entitled, Reinterpreting Exploration: The West in the World. He was awarded a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in 2003-04 and a National Humanities Center Fellowship in 2010-11. He is currently the president of the North American Conference of British Studies. (Complete C.V.)
Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1981.
Editor, Reinterpreting Exploration: The West in the World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.
The Last Blank Spaces: Exploring Africa and Australia. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013.
Decentering Empire: Britain, India, and the Transcolonial World. Hyderabad: Orient Longman, 2006. Co-edited with Durba Ghosh.
The Highly Civilized Man: Richard Burton and the Victorian World. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005.
Britain and Empire, 1880-1945. London: Longman, 2002.
The Magic Mountains: Hill Stations and the British Raj. New York: University of California Press, 1996.
Islands of White: Settler Society and Culture in Kenya and Southern Rhodesia, 1890-1939. Durham: Duke University Press, 1987.