Leichtle, Kurt
Leichtle, Kurt

Kurt Leichtle

Professor, Broad Field Social Studies Program Director
member of graduate faculty

Start Year: 1985

History and Philosophy
Office: 304 Kleinpell Fine Arts
Phone: 715-425-3164

Email: kurt.e.leichtle@uwrf.edu


Ph. D. University of Illinois Chicago
M. A. University of Illinois Chicago
B. A. Luther College

Areas of Interest

  • 19th Century U. S. history
  • Civil War and Reconstruction
  • Public history
  • Popular and material culture
  • Latin American history
  • Educational techniques in the social studies
  • Senior seminar

Recent Publications

Crusade Against Slavery: Edward Coles, Pioneer of Freedom, by Kurt Leichtle and Bruce Carveth, Southern Illinois University Press, May 2011. Also available at amazon.com and UWRF campus bookstore.

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
Campus Information 715-425-3911