Matthew Berry Lecturer, Ph.D. History, U. of California, Berkeley

Matthew Berry headshot

Office Hours

Spring 2022

In Person (270 Evans Hall)
Mondays: 12:30-2PM
Tuesdays: 10AM-12pm
Wednesdays: 12:30-2PM
Thursdays: 10AM-12PM

Matthew Berry earned his Ph.D in History at UC Berkeley.  His dissertation, an intellectual biography focusing on the “grandfather“ of modern Vietnam, is titled Confucian Terrorism: Phan Bội Châu and the Imagining of Modern Vietnam.

Research Interests: the shaping and use of history for political ends, extremist ideologies, nationalism, and modernization/globalization theory.

Courses Taught:

MS 111 – Media History
MS 190 – Special Topics The Ad: A Global History
MS 190 – Special Topics: Living at the Speed of Light: Historical and Theoretical Approaches to the Social Effects of Electronic Media