Department of History



Dr. Andrew Diemer

Assistant Professor of History

PhD Temple University, 2011


Office:   LA 4237
Phone:   410-704-4899
Fax:   410-704-5595

Andrew Diemer earned his PhD from Temple University in 2011. His book manuscript, The Politics of Black Citizenship: Free African Americans in the Mid-Atlantic Borderland, is forthcoming from the University of Georgia Press, spring 2016.

Selected Publications:

Recent Book Reviews:

  • Review of Hugh Davis, “We Will Be Satisfied With Nothing Less”: The African
    American Struggle for Equal Rights in the North During Reconstruction. Ohio
    (2013), 147-148
  • Review of Daniel R. Biddle and Murray Dubin, Tasting Freedom: Octavius Catto and
    the Battle for Equality in Civil War America. Pennsylvania Magazine of History and
    (Jan 2012), 102-103
  • Review of Davis Bowman Shearer, At the Precipice: Americans North and South during the Secession Crisis. Journal of Military History (April 2011): 634-635.

Recent Lectures and Presentations

  • “William Still and the Above Ground Politics of the Underground Railroad,” – Interpreting
    Black Politics: Seventh Annual New Perspectives in African American History
    Conference, University of North Carolina, February 15-16, 2013.
  • “European Immigration and the Logic of African Colonization: Maryland as a Test Case.” Southern Historical Association Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, October 28-30, 2011.









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