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Scholarly Works

Rebecca Scales
Assistant Professor

2016 Submissions

Full Length Book

Scales, Rebecca P. Radio and the Politics of Sound in Interwar France. 1 ed. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Print. «

Published Review

Scales, Rebecca P. "Politics and the Individual in France, 1930-1950." Rev. of Politics and the Individual in France, 1930-1950, by Wardhaugh, Jessica. European History Quarterly 2016: 413-415. Print.

Scales, Rebecca P. Rev. of The Imperfect Historian. Disability Histories in Europe, eds. Barsch, Sebastien, Klein, Anne, and Verstraete, Pieter. H-Disability Jan. 2016: NA. Web.

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

6/1/2016 - 8/15/2016
     American Philosophical Society, Franklin Research Grant
     Amount: 6000.00 ≠

6/1/2016 - 8/31/2016
     Franklin Research Grant, American Philosophical Society
     Amount: $6000 ≠

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Scales, Rebecca P. "Jacques Lusseryan entre la France et l'Amérique." Jacques Lusseyran entre cécité et lumière: regards croisés. Fondation Singer-Polignac. Paris, France. 28 Jun. 2016. Lecture.

2015 Submissions

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

4/1/2015 - 4/1/2015
     National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend
     Amount: $6000.00 ≠

2014 Submissions

Published Review

Scales, Rebecca P. "Karen Bijisterveld, ed. Soundscapes of the Urban Past: Staged Sound as Mediated Cultural Heritage." Rev. of Karen Bijisterveld, ed. Soundscapes of the Urban Past: Staged Sound as Mediated Cultural Heritage, by NA. Technology and Culture 2014: 18-20. Print.

Scales, Rebecca P. "Review of Ylva Soderfeldt, From Pathology to Public Sphere: The German Deaf Movement, 1848-1914." Rev. of Review of Ylva Soderfeldt, From Pathology to Public Sphere: The German Deaf Movement, 1848-1914. H-Disability, by NA. H-Disability Jul. 2014: NA. Web.

2013 Submissions

Journal Paper

Scales, Rebecca P. "Metissage on the Airwaves: Towards a Cultural History of Broadcasting in French Colonial Algeria, 1930-1935." Media History 19. 3 (2013): 305-321. Print. «

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

6/23/2013 - 8/31/2013
     Societe des Professeurs Francaise et Francophones d'Amerique
     Amount: $4000.00

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Scales, Rebecca P. "La Radio aux Aveugles: Blindness, Listening, and the Politics of Radio in Interwar France." International Colloquium on the History of Blindness and the Blind: Representations, Institutions, and Archives. Fondation Singer-Polignac. Paris, France, FRANCE. 26 Jun. 2013. Lecture.

2012 Submissions

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

6/1/2013 - 8/31/2013
     Societe des Professeurs de Francais et Francophones d'Amerique
     Amount: $4,000 ≠

2011 Submissions

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Scales, Rebecca. "Metissage on the Airwaves: Colonial Modernity and the Cultural History of Imperial Broadcasting in French Colonial Algeria"." Building Empires on the Air: Histories and Geopolitics of Radio and Empire. National University of Ireland-Galway. Moore Institute, Galway, Ireland. 1 Apr. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆

Scales, Rebecca. "Subversive Sound: Transnational Broadcasting and Colonial Borders in the French Mediterranean, 1934-1939." Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association. American Historical Association. Boston, MA. 3 Jan. 2011. Conference Presentation. ∆

2010 Submissions

Published Article

Scales, Rebecca P. “Subversive Sound: Transnational Radio, Arabic Recordings, and the Dangers of Listening in French Colonial Algeria, 1934-1939,” Comparative Studies in Society and History, 52.2 (2010): 384-417. Print *