Dr. David Simonelli

Professor

Education

  • PhD in History, Tulane University (2001)

Courses

Undergraduate Upper Division

  • History 3764 - Europe since 1715
  • History 3783 - Britain and Its Empire 1688-1870
  • History 3784 - Britain and Its Empire 1870 to the present
  • History 3792 - History of Ireland
  • History 3794 - First World War
  • History 3795 - The World since 1945
  • History 4851 - Select Problems in European History
  • History 4860 - Select Problems in Transnational History
  • History 4870 - Senior Research Seminar (capstone)

Graduate

  • History 6900 - Introduction to Historical Research
  • History 6901 - Historiography (spring 2018)
  • History 6920 - Readings in European History

    topics:

    • 1900
    • First World War
    • Decolonization
  • History 6926 - Research Seminar in 20th Century Europe
  • History 6928 - Research Seminar in the British Empire

Select Publications

  • Editor, Milestone Documents of American Leaders
  • Defining Documents in World History: The 17th Century
  • Defining Documents in World History: Nationalism and Populism (Amenia NY: Grey House Publishing, 2017)
  • Milestone Documents in World History (www.milestonedocuments.com) Dallas: Schlager Group, 2013
  • Working Class Heroes: Rock Music and British Society in the 1960s and 1970s (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2012)
  • “’[L]aughing nations of happy children who have never grown up’: Race, the Concept of Commonwealth and the 1924-25 British Empire Exhibition”, Journal of Colonialism and Colonial History 10, no. 1 (2009)
  • “BBC Rock Music Programming on Radio and Television and the Progressive Rock Audience, 1967-1973”, Popular Music History 2 no. 1 (2007)