Marianne Holdzkom

enjoying the boatrideDr. Marianne Holdzkom holds her B.S. in Drama from the University of Evansville, her M.A. in History from Ball State University and her Ph.D. in History from The Ohio State University. Her fields of specialty are Colonial/Revolutionary U.S. History as well as the History of U.S. Religion and Culture. She has published chapters in two edited volumes concerning adaptation and representations of History in Popular Culture. She has taught all four History survey courses as well as Colonization and Rebellion in the Trans-Atlantic World and Modern Social/Cultural History. She has traveled extensively in the U.S. and Europe and enjoys sharing what she learns on these trips with her students.

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"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence."
                                                    --- John Adams

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