Hannah Farber, Ph.D.
Hannah Farber is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the History Department at Boston College. She holds a Ph. D. from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B. A. from Yale University. Her recently completely dissertation is entitled “Underwritten States: Marine Insurance and the Making of Bodies Politic in America, 1622-1815.” A larger work in progress uses material culture to trace disputes over the nationality of commercial property during the long eighteenth century.