Dr. Leah Glaser

Professor; Coordinator, Public History Program


Contact Information

Ebenezer D. Bassett Hall 2160700

Phone: 860-832-2825

Email: glaserles@ccsu.edu


Selected publications:

  • Guest Editor, “Public History and Environmental Sustainability," The Public Historian 36:3 (August 2014).
  • Electrifying the Rural American West: Stories of Power, People, and Place, (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009).
  • “‘A Paragon of Paradoxes:’ Native American Power and the Electrification of Arizona’s Reservations,” in Energy and Indians: Exploitation and Opportunity in the American Southwest, eds. Sherry L. Smith and Brian Frehner. Santa Fe, NM: School of American Research Press, forthcoming.
  • “An Industrial Place in a Rural Space: The Administrative History of Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site,” Philadelphia. PA: Northeast Regional Office/ National Park Service/ Bloomington, IN: Organization of American Historians, August 2005. 
  • “Nice Towers, eh?: Evaluating a Transmission Line in Arizona,”CRM: Cultural Resource Management 20 (17), U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service (1997): 23-24.
  • “Working for Community: The Yaqui Indians at the Salt River Project.” Journal of Arizona History 37, no. 4 (1996): 337-356.