Closing Panel Discussion

    Join us for a panel discussion with Dr. Michael S. Carter, Dr. Laura Hume, and Dr. William Trollinger. Dr. Bill Portier of Religious Studies will serve as moderator.

    Wednesday, September 19, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
    University of Dayton Roesch Library, first floor

    Meet the Panelists

    Dr. Michael S. Carter is Associate Professor of History, at UD. His Ph.D. is from the University of Southern California. He is a former research fellow of the McNeil Center for Early American Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and an expert in early modern print culture and religion.

    Dr. Laura Hume came to UD in 1989 and completed her PhD at the University of Cincinnati in 1993.  Her research focuses primarily on immigration,governmental policies and material culture in early modern England, specifically in the reign of Elizabeth I.  She teaches courses in English, medieval and early modern history, as well as a variety of interdisciplinary team-taught courses in the Humanities.  Dr. Hume is a past assistant dean for the College of Arts and Sciences and became director of the Prelaw Program in 2010.

    Dr. William Trollinger is Professor of History in the History and Religious Studies Departments here at the University of Dayton. He earned his Ph.D. in history from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. His research specialties include Protestant print culture, as well as the history of evangelicalism and fundamentalism.  Some of his publications include works such as: God's Empire: William Bell Riley and Midwestern Fundamentalism ; Re-Formingthe Center: American Protestantism, 1900 to the Present; "An Outpouring of 'Faithful' Words: Protestant Publishing in the United States, 1880-1940," in the History of the Book in America series; and a forthcoming publication co-authored with Dr. Susan Trollinger entitled Righting America at the Creation Museum: Young Earth Creationism and the Culture Wars.