History Department
History Department

Henry Wiencek


B.A. (History), Haverford College

Henry Wiencek

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Interests


The South, Standard Oil, Industrialization, Progressivism, Environmental History, Digital/Public History

Biography


Henry A. Wiencek is a Ph.D. candidate in modern U.S. history. His interests revolve around the late nineteenth and early twentieth century American South, particularly the economic and ecological impact of oil extraction, transportation and refining in the region. He also has a keen interest in public history and the use of digital technology to teach, research and present historical information.

Since the fall of 2012, Henry has been the graduate assistant at Not Even Past, editing, promoting, and contributing material for the site. He has also guest hosted several episodes of UT's "15 Minute History" podcast.



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