Nancy Shoemaker

Ph.D., Minnesota

Office Hours, Spring 2021: email for appointment
Office: Wood Hall, Rm 227
Phone: (860) 486-5926
Fax: (860) 486-0641
Curriculum vitae


Areas of Specialty

American Indian History, Maritime History, U.S. and the World, Environmental History


Current Research Interests

A History of Soap


Recent Books

Pursuing Respect in the Cannibal Islands, a book by Nancy Shoemaker Book cover image of Native American Whalemen and the World, by Professor Nancy Shoemaker Book cover image of Living with Whales, by Professor Nancy Shoemaker of the History Department, University of Connecticut


Recent Courses Taught

HIST 2100, Historian’s Craft
HIST 3570, American Indian History
HIST 5102, Historical Research and Writing