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Benjamin O. Sperry

Education Background

2010, Ph.D. in History, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 

1996, M.A. in Liberal Studies, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 

1979, B.A in History, Connecticut College, New London, CT

 

Teaching Background

2013-2015, Teaching Fellow (part-time lecturer), SAGES Program, undergraduate seminar, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 

2011-2014, Visiting Scholar (at the level of assistant professor), Department of History, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana. 1996, M.A. in Liberal Studies, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT 

2007-2017, Lecturer, Department of History, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio.

 

Research Fields

“The Vietnam Effect: Michael Herr’s Dispatches and the Reinvention of Storytelling.” Graduate Lecture, Bennington College Writing Seminars, Bennington, VT, June 19, 2017

“Teaching Incarceration and Race in a Prison Setting: A Classroom Like None Other.” Panel, “Drug Control, Race, and Incarceration.” Ohio Academy of History 2016 Annual Meeting and Conference, Kent State University at Stark, North Canton, Ohio, April 2, 2016.

“Reaching Through the Bars: A Dialogue Across a Divide of Race, Class, Education and Incarceration.” Panel, “The International Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program,” “Criminology at the Intersections of Oppression,” Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, San Francisco, California, November 19, 2014.