Robert Wolff


Carol A. Ammon College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Contact Information

Willard-DiLoreto Hall D 30302

Phone: 860.832.2807



Selected publications:

  • “The Historian's Craft, Memory, & Wikipedia,” in Writing History in the Digital Age, eds. Jack Dougherty and Kristen Nawrotzki (Ann Arbor: digitalculturebooks, University of Michigan Press, 2013), 64-74. 
  • “The Problem of Race in the Age of Freedom: The Transformation of Public Schooling in Baltimore, 1860-1867,”Civil War History 52, no. 3 (Fall 2006): 229-254.
  • “Blackness in White America: The Perilous Voyage of the Amistad in Popular Memory,” in Perspectives on Race, Ethnicity, and Power in Maritime America, ed. Glenn S. Gordinier (Mystic, Conn.: Papers from the Conference Held at Mystic Seaport, Munson Institute Press, 2006). 
  • “‘The Stronghold of Liberty’: Civil War Editorials of the Windham County Press, 1861-1865,” Connecticut History 42, no. 2 (Fall 2003): 132-158.
  • “Industrious Education and the Legacy of Samuel Ready,”Maryland Historical Magazine 95, no. 3 (Fall 2000): 309-329.
  • “Da Gama’s Blundering: Trade Encounters in Asia and Africa During the European ‘Age of Discovery,’ 1450-1520,” The History Teacher 31, no. 3 (May 1998). 297-318.
  • The Global Experience; Readings in World History. 2 vols. Edited with Stuart B. Schwartz and Linda R. Wimmer. New York: Longman, 1997-1998.