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Steven Hughes

Professor Emeritus
Dr. Steven Hughes

Professor Emeritus


Curriculum Vitae

Recent Scholarly Activities 2019 - 2021

  • Jan. 6, 2021: Offered a virtual lecture on fencing and dueling in Italy for the Sala della Spada historical fencing school
  • Jan.7, 2020: Gave a talk entitled "The Strange Career of Dueling in Italy: from the Medieval to the Modern" for the Dante Alighieri Society of Denver
  • Mar. 15, 2019: Discussed dueling in a tevised interview for What the Facts segment "Remember when Dueling was Legal?" connected to WTF101: Duels on College Humor.
  • History Professor Steven C. Hughes wins 2010 Nachbahr Award

Areas of Specialization

  • Modern Italian History
  • Masculinity
  • History of Crime


  • June 10, 2022 Steve Hughes will be lecturing "Why Italian Switzerland? And why it's important in Italy's history." Details on this flyer.