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Program in American Studies


The Princeton Program in American Studies, founded in 1942, sponsors teaching, research, and public discussion about the history, literature, art, society and culture of the United States.  By bringing together students and faculty from the all the arts, humanities, and social sciences to explore questions that cross disciplinary boundaries, the Program reflects the creative ferment in the study of American life and culture.   We strive to gain a deeper and broader perspective on issues which profoundly affect contemporary life and scholarship.

McCosh Hall
McCosh Hall is home to the Program in American Studies


Hendrik Hartog, Director

Judith FersztProgram Manager

Candice Kessel, Program Assistant

Michael Rivera, Computer Support Specialist


42 McCosh Hall
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone: 609-258-4710

Fax: 609-258-2765

 



 



 

Upcoming Events


 
The Princeton University Constitution Day Lecture

Representative Rush Holt
Search and Seizure in the Snowden Era

Tuesday
September 16, 2014
4:30 p.m.
50 McCosh Hall

Presented by the Program in American Studies, the Program in Law and Public Affairs and the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
Supported by the Office of the Provost

Free and Open to the Public