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Dorothy Sue Cobble

Guest Speaker

Professional affiliation

Rutgers University

Full Biography

A distinguished professor of history and labor studies emerita at Rutgers University, Dorothy Sue Cobble specializes in twentieth-century politics and social movements. She is the author of The Other Women’s Movement: Workplace Justice and Social Rights in Modern America and other prize-winning books. Recent honors include fellowships from the Russell Sage Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the Swedish Research Council. In 2017 Stockholm University awarded her an Honorary Doctorate of Social Science.