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History | Clif Stratton

Clif Stratton

Clinical Assistant Faculty
Assistant Director, Roots of Contemporary Issues Program

Wilson-Short Hall 320


Ph.D., Georgia State University, 2010

M.A., Auburn University, 2005

B.A., Presbyterian College, 2003

Academic & Professional Interests

20th century United States

Histories of race, immigration, empire, education

Global histories of race, empire, violence



Education for Empire: American Schools, Race, and the Paths of Good Citizenship. University of California Press, 2016.


“Dazzling Fields for Conquest: The Imperial Lessons and Trajectories of Albert Phelps’s Louisiana.” Louisiana History, 2013

“Teaching and Learning the Personal and the Present in World History” (editor and author). Collection of articles for World History Bulletin, 2012.

Washington State University