Dr. Lamothe teaches courses in world and African history. His research focuses on nineteenth-century Northeast African history.
Professional Title: Assistant Professor of History
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: African history; Northeast African history; Sudanese history; military slavery; Scramble for Africa; British Empire; Africa in film
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: African and world history
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: World Civilizations I & II; Africa in the 19th & 20th Centuries; Field Studies in the Humanities; Africa in Film
Education: BA, Tufts University; MA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; PhD, Boston University
Representative List of Recent Publications / Exhibitions:
Ron is also a filmmaker whose documentaries The Political Dr. Seuss and The Call of the Wild have been screened worldwide at film festivals and broadcast nationally on PBS.
Tuition and Fees
Credit Toward Graduate Education - Lesley Dividend
Foreign Language Studies
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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