Sample Projects

Past projects include:

  • Examination of Insane Clown Posse’s marketing style (featured in Popular Science)
  • Early history of Ivory Soap’s advertising in print media
  • Case study of Whole Foods Market’s market position and the development of organic grocers in the United States
  • Analysis of Love Canal, local activism and the start of the Superfund
  • Transnational influences via Soda Popinski, of Punch-Out!! fame
  • Small biographies of figures such as Muhammad Ali and Selena


Smaller projects have included:

  • Small histories of landmarks: Watergate, Sutter’s Mill, Angel Island
  • Book reviews: Immigration history, Coney Island, tourism
  • Editorial reviewer for various academic journals and monographs