Our Community’s Syllabi

On this page, we are sharing our community’s collection of syllabi on philanthropy, nonprofits, and more generally, civil society. In this spirit, we will be updating this page periodically as we receive further contributions!

HistPhil co-editors Maribel Morey, Benjamin Soskis, and Stanley N. Katz



  • Maribel Morey’s undergraduate seminar, “The Public Role of Private Wealth,” and graduate seminar on the history of U.S. philanthropy.


  • Erica Kohl-Arenas’s graduate seminar, “Critical Issues in Philanthropy: Power, Possibility, Paradox and the Private Foundation”: CritPhilSyllabusSpring17