College of Arts and Sciences

Department of History

Photo: Candice L. GoucherCandice L. Goucher

Professor of History
Director of Undergraduate Studies, WSU Vancouver
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Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1984

Academic & Professional Interests

Goucher teaches courses in world history, African history, and Caribbean studies.


Her publications include numerous articles and reviews in African history, African art and archaeology, and African-Caribbean technology and culture. She is co-producer of the award-winning video Blooms of Banjeli: Technology and Gender in African Iron-making (1983) and co-author of the recent 2-volume book In the Balance: Themes in Global History (McGraw-Hill, 1998). She has recently completed a 26-part video series and interactive Web site, Bridging World History, funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting/Annenberg. Current research projects examine the African diaspora, from Mauritius to the Caribbean.













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