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New Orleans’ Girl Problems: The House of the Good Shepherd and the Origins of Juvenile Justice
This dissertation explores the mysterious and overlooked history of the House of the Good Shepherd to understand how the House of the Good Shepherd came to shape both juvenile justice and girlhood in New Orleans. In doing so, the research explores how religion and the law have coalesced to create an institution of American girlhood and the implications this creation has on girls’ sexualities, racial identities, ethnicities, class backgrounds, and nationalities today.
UC Santa Cruz
What They’re Reading
Our 2018 RRG—Lab In Residence—compiled a list of resources that inspire.
What We’re Listening To
Space is a void, but what if it had a soundtrack? Music from “Out There.”
What We’re Reading
The research that inspired the UCHRI events “Out There” and “Narratives of Resistance”.
UCHRI Announces its 2019-20 Grantees
UCHRI’s Advisory Committee has selected the first round of humanities grantees for the 2019-20 academic year. Over $100,000 in grant funds will support multi-campus collaborations for a variety of endeavors including conferences, digital humanities visualization projects, and workshops to develop faculty manuscripts. Grantees represent nine UC campuses, and hail from a range of departments such »
UCHRI is Hiring
UCHRI is hiring a Research Communications manager.
UCHRI is Extending the Deadlines for Our Fall Grants
UCHRI has extended the fall grants deadline by two weeks.