Franz Boas PapersWestern Social Science

Matthew Bokovoy

Matthew Bokovoy

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Research Areas

History of American Publishing; European and American Intellectual History; American Cultural History; Social Science Methods and Social Theory.


Matthew Bokovoy (Ph.D. History, Temple University, 1999; B.A. History, UC Santa Cruz, 1991) is senior acquisitions editor for Native American and Indigenous Studies and the History of the American West for the University of Nebraska Press. He is a former editor at University of Oklahoma Press and the Journal of San Diego History with twelve years of experience in scholarly publishing. He has been an exhibition consultant for the National Building Museum, Washington D.C. and the San Diego Historical Society. Bokovoy is the author of The San Diego World’s Fairs and Southwestern Memory, 1880-1940, (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005).