Eric G. E. Zuelow

Eric G.E. Zuelow is an associate professor of European history. He specializes in modern Britain and Ireland, with a particular emphasis on the histories of tourism and national identity. Zuelow is author of A History of Modern Tourism (Palgrave, 2015) and of the award-winning Making Ireland Irish: Tourism and National Identity since the Irish Civil War (Syracuse, 2009), editor of Touring Beyond the Nation: A Transnational Approach to European Tourism History (Ashgate, 2011), and co-editor of Tourism Histories in Ulster and Scotland: Connections and Comparisons, 1800-1939 (Ulster Historical Foundation, 2013), and Nationalism in a Global Era: The Persistence of Nations(Routledge, 2007). He is editor-in-chief of Journal of Tourism History which is published three times per year by Routledge. Zuelow is a member of the editorial board for the Britain and the World book series which is published by Palgrave; he deals with titles covering the period after 1688.

Education

Ph.D.

University of Wisconsin - Madison

2014

M.A.

University of Wisconsin - Madison

1999

B.A.

University of Washington

1996

Expertise

History of Tourism and Leisure

Modern Scotland

Modern German History

Holocaust

History of Drink

English Public Houses

Youth Culture

Nostalgia

Heritage

Historiography

modern British and Irish History

national identity

nationalism

Research

Current Research

I am currently working on a larger project about the changing nature of sociability and nostalgia in England since World War II through the lens of the public house. 

Research Interests

Tourism, National identity, Nostalgia, Sociability, English Public Houses

Selected Publications

2013

(Co-editor with Kevin J. James) Tourism History in Ulster and Scotland: Contexts and 
Perspectives
(Belfast: Ulster Historical Foundation, 2013)

2011

(Editor) Touring Beyond the Nation: A Transnational Approach to European Tourism 
History
(Aldershot, Hampshire, England: Ashgate, 2011)

2009

Making Ireland Irish: Tourism and National Identity since the Irish Civil War (Syracuse, 
New York: Syracuse University Press, 2009) [Winner of 2009 James S. Donnelly, Sr. Prize for Best Book on History and Social Sciences, American Conference for Irish Studies]

2007

(Co-editor with Mitchell Young and Andreas Sturm) Nationalism in a Global Era: The 
Persistence of Nations
(London: Routledge, 2007)

2015

A History of Modern Tourism (London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)

Other Scholarly Activity

Editor, 1688-present, Britain and the World Book Series (Palgrave)

For more information about the series, visit: https://www.palgrave.com/gb/series/14795

Editor, Journal of Tourism History

For more information about the journal, visit: http://www.tandfonline.com/action/journalInformation?show=aimsScope&journalCode=rjth20#.VFo14WRdWTw

Research Topics

Prof. Eric G. E. Zuelow

Eric G. E. Zuelow

,

Ph.D.

Associate Professor of European History

Biddeford Campus

Marcil Hall
204

ezuelow@une.edu

(207) 283-0170

On Campus

Eligible for Student Opportunities