Skip to Main Content

Christoph Strobel

Christopher Strobel
Christoph StrobelProfessor
  • CollegeCollege of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • DepartmentHistory
  • Phone(978) 934-4263
  • OfficeDugan Hall - 106D

Research Interests

Native American history; global/comparative/transnational/cross-cultural perspectives of United States history; world history


  • Ph D: History, (2005), University of Massachusetts Amherst - Amherst, MA
  • MA: History, (1999), University of Massachusetts Amherst - Amherst, MA
  • BA: History, (1997), Hiram College - Hiram, Ohio


  • Strobel, C. (2018) "Conquest and Colonization in The Routledge Handbook to the History and Society of the Americas: Inter-American Perspectives vol. 1 eds.Josef Raab, Stefan Rinke, and Alice Nash [forthcoming]," Routledge/Taylor & Franics Publishing
  • Strobel, C., Forrant, R. (2016) "‘Into a New Canoe:’ Thinking and Teaching Locally and Globally about Native Americans on the Confluence of the Merrimack and the Concord Rivers," The New England Journal of History 72:2 pp. 62-75
  • Strobel, C. (2015) "The Global Atlantic: 1400 to 1900," New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Publishing
  • Strobel, C. (2014) "Facing the World from Indian Country: Some Thoughts and Strategies on Integrating Native Americans into the World since 1500 Survey," World History Bulletin 30:2 pp. 35-37
  • Strobel, C., Forrant, R. (2011) "Big Move: Immigrant Voices from a Mill City," Lowell: Loom Press
  • Strobel, C., Forrant, R. (2011) "Ethnicity in Lowell: Ethnographic Overview and Assessment," Boston: Northeast Region Ethnography Program, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Strobel, C. (2010) "Daily Life of the New Americans: Immigration Since 1965," Santa Barbara: Greenwood Press
  • Strobel, C. (2008) "The Delaware Indians’ Revolution: A Struggle for Sovereignty and Independence in the Tuscarawas and the Muskingum River Valley," Journal of Northwest Ohio History 76:1 pp. 21-32
  • Strobel, C. (2008) "The Testing Grounds of Modern Empire: The Making of Colonial Racial Order in the American Ohio Country and the South African Eastern Cape, 1770s-1850s," New York: Peter Lang Publishing
  • Strobel, C., Nash, A.N. (2006) "Daily Life of Native Americans from Post-Columbian through Nineteenth-Century America," Westport, CT: Greenwood Press
  • Strobel, C. (2006) "Indigenous Nationalism on Two Frontiers: The American Upper Ohio Valley and the South African Eastern Cape Compared, 1770-1853," Proceedings of the American Historical Association, 2006 Ann Arbor: Bell & Howell Publisher
  • Strobel, C. (2005) "'The History of the Cape is Already Written in that of America:' The Colonization of America in South Africa’s Discourse of Empire, 1820s-1850s," Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies 6:4 pp. 1-15
  • Strobel, C. (2003) "'We are all Armed and Ready:' Reactionary Insurgency Movements and the Formation of Segregated States in the American South and in South Africa," North Carolina Historical Review 80:4 pp. 430-452
  • Strobel, C., Higginson, J. (2003) "The Instrument of Terror: Some Thoughts on Comparative Historiography, White Rural Unofficial Violence, and Segregation in South Africa and the American South," Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies 4:2 pp. 1-10