Meet the Faculty

Katharine D. Kennedy

Katharine D. Kennedy

Charles A. Dana Professor History

Contact Information

Phone: 404.471.6239
Email: kkennedy@agnesscott.edu
Office Location: Buttrick 316

Academic Degrees

B.A., Duke University
M.A., Stanford University
Ph.D., Stanford University

Teaching and Scholarly Interests

Professor Kennedy's interests include European history since the French Revolution, the Holocaust, European women, Twentieth-century Russia, History of German education, and German national identity.

Professional Activities

Recent Publications:

"'German Youth, Your Leader!': How National Socialism Entered Elementary Schools in 1933," in From
Weimar to Hitler: Studies in the Dissolution of the Weimar Republic and the Establishment of the Third
Reich, 1932-1934, eds. Hermann Beck and Larry Eugene Jones (New York: Berghahn, 2019), 394-417.


“Singing about Soldiers in German Schools, from 1890 to 1945,” Paedagogica Historica 52, nos. 1-2
(February-April 2016): 76-91.

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