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Sharla Fett

Professor, History; Advisory Committee, American Studies

Fett teaches courses on early North America, including the American Revolution, Women and Community Health, and Slavery in the Antebellum South.


  • Office: Swan Hall Room #304
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  • Phone: (323) 259-2868
  • Office Hours: M/F 11am - 12pm W 2-3pm

Department Chair, History

Education: B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

She specializes in African-American history and the histories of race, medicine, and enslavement in the antebellum U.S. She is researching the politics of slavery and freedom in the 19th-century Atlantic slave trade.