Co-Area Head of Humanities; Associate Professor of History, NYU Shanghai; Global Network Associate Professor, NYU
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Duane Corpis is the Co-Area Head of Humanities and an Associate Professor of History at NYU Shanghai. He is also a Global Network Associate Professor at NYU. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, he was an Assistant Professor at Cornell University. He holds a PhD from New York University.
Professor Corpis is recipient of the 2013-2014 Smith Book Award from the Southern Historical Association and the 2013 Hans Rosenberg Article Prize from the Central European History Society. He has been an NEH Humanities Summer Scholar, a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study at Central European University, and a Herzog Ernst Fellow at the Gotha Research Center and Library. He also serves on the Editorial Collective of the journal Radical History Review.
Crossing the Boundaries of Belief: Geographies of Religious Conversion in Southern Germany, 1648-1800. Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 2014.
“Christianity in the Atlantic World.” In The Princeton Companion to Atlantic History, edited by Joseph C. Miller. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014.
“Marian Pilgrimage and the Performance of Male Privilege in Eighteenth-Century Augsburg.” Central European History 45 (September 2012): 375-406.
“Paths of Salvation and Boundaries of Belief: Spatial Discourse and the Meanings of Conversion in Early Modern Germany.” In Conversion and the Politics of Religion in Early Modern Germany, edited by David M. Luebke, et al., 14-31. New York: Berghahn Books, 2012.
PhD, Early Modern European History New York University
European History, 1450-1850
Social, Cultural, and Religious History
Atlantic World History and Global History
Global Perspectives on Society
Histories and Politics of Noise
Humanities Honors Independent Study
Independent Study I - Humanities
Social Foundations III
Witches, Magic and the Witch Hunts in the Atlantic World, 1400-1700