Oklahoma State University

Dr. Brian Frehner

Dr. Brian Frehner, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies (Ph.D., Oklahoma)

Address: 115 Murray (south)
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Phone: (405) 744-8185   


American Southwest; Environmental

Courses Being Taught:

Fall, 2014:
1103 - Survey of American History
3980 - Studies in History
4543 - American Environmental History
4903 - Senior Seminar
4980 - Topics in History
5000 - Thesis
6000 - Dissertation
6100 - Directed Readings in History
6130 - American Environmental History

Selected Publications and Works in Progress:

Editor, Energy and Indians in the American Southwest: Exploitation and Opportunity, Published under the auspices of the Clements Center for Southwest Studies and School of American Research, (forthcoming)

"Squeezing the Juice Out of Las Vegas: Reflections on Growing Up in Smalltown, U.S.A.," in Grit Beneath the Glitter: Tales from the Real Las Vegas , Hal Rothman and Mike Davis, eds. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.

"Class and Ethnicity in a Smelting Town: The Italians of Eureka, Nevada, 1875-1885, " Nevada Historical Society Quarterly (Spring, 1996)

Full Vita