Dennis Dworkin, Ph.D.

Dennis Dworkin


Dennis Dworkin is an intellectual historian of Britain, Ireland and Europe who specializes in cultural theory and theories of nationalism. He is currently working on the Jamaica-born, British cultural theorist Stuart Hall, to be published by Duke University Press.


  • British history
  • European intellectual history
  • cultural theory
  • Modern Jewish history
  • Modern Italian history

Courses Taught

  • HIST 393: England and the British Empire I
  • HIST 394: England and the British Empire II
  • HIST 427/627: Studies in European Intellectual History
  • HIST 427a/627a: Culture and Society in European History
  • HIST 465a/665a: Culture and Society in England, 1783-1867
  • HIST 465b/665b: Making of Contemporary Great Britain, 1945-Present
  • HIST 465c/665c (Capstone): Modern Ireland and National Identity
  • HIST 700: Cultural Studies and History CH 202: The Modern World


  • The Making of Modern Ireland, 1798-1922: An Anthology of Sources (Indianapolis IN/Cambridge MA: Hackett Publishing, 2012).
  • Sinif Mücadeleleri (Class Struggles), trans. Utku Özmakas (Istanbul: Iletisim Publishing House, 2012).
  • 文化马克思主义在战后英国 ( Cultural Marxism in Postwar Britain: History, the New Left and the Origins of Cultural Studies), trans., Fengdan Li (Beijing: The People's Press, 2009).
  • Edited special issue of Rethinking History on politics and history, vol. 13, no. 4 (2009).
  • Class Struggles (London: Pearson Longman 2007).
  • Begoña Aretxaga, Joseba Gabilondo, Joseba Zulaika, eds., Empire and Terror: Nationalism/Postnationalism in the New Millennium (Reno NV: University of Nevada Press, 2005).
  • Cultural Marxism in Postwar Britain: History, the New Left, and the Origins of Cultural Studies. Post-Contemporary Interventions, ed. Stanley Fish and Fredric Jameson (Durham: Duke University Press, 1997).
  • Leslie Roman, eds., Views Beyond the Border Country: Raymond Williams and Cultural Politics, with an Introduction by Dennis Dworkin and Leslie Roman (London: Routledge, Chapman and Hall, 1993).


  • Ph.D, University of Chicago, 1990