Nicholas Syrett


Phone: 970-351-2595

Nicholas Syrett earned his A.B. in Women's and Gender Studies from Columbia University and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the Program in American Culture at the University of Michigan. He is interested in the history of women, gender, and sexuality in the United States during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. His research and writing have primarily focused upon the construction of masculinity and sexuality in white college fraternities and on histories of queer sexuality. He is beginning to research a project on the history of child marriage and sexuality in America and continues to write about queer history. He's author of "The Company He Keeps: A History of White College Fraternities"(University of North Carolina Press, 2009). His articles, reviews, and encyclopedia entries on gender and sexuality in the United States appear in various publications.



History of college fraternities in the U.S.

History of women and gender in the United States,

History of sexuality in the United States

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