Assistant Professor

frissej@jmu.edu

Contact Info

Jackson Hall, Room 220
Office phone: 540-568-6168
MSC 2001
58 Bluestone Drive
Harrisonburg, VA 22807


Assistant professor of history

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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