Associate Professor

frissej@jmu.edu

Contact Info

Website: http://www.evanfriss.com

Education

Ph. D., Graduate Center, City University of New York

Teaching fields and research specialties

U.S., urban, public, and digital history

Selected publications

The Cycling City: Bicycles and Urban America in the 1890s (The University of Chicago Press, 2015) 

"Writing Bicycles: The Historiography of Cycling in the United States," in Mobility in History, The Yearbook of the International Association for the History of Transport, Traffic, and Mobility, Vol. 6 (2015)

“The Path Not Taken: The Rise of America’s Cycle Paths and the Fall of Urban Cycling,” in Cycle History 20: Proceedings of the 20th International Cycle History Conference (2010).

“Blacks, Jews, and Civil Rights Law in New York, 1895-1913.” Journal of American Ethnic History (Summer 2005).

“From Cooperstown to University Heights: Halls of Fame and American Memory.” Journal of Archival Organization (Vol. 3.4, 2005).

 


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