Catherine Koonar

 
Catherine Koonar

Ph.D, History

Biography: 

Catherine Koonar is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of Toronto. Her dissertation, entitled “Chocolate Crossroads of the World” is a cultural history of the Hershey Chocolate Company and an examination of the company’s twentieth century rise as America’s most popular chocolate. The project engages broadly with labor history, American empire, history of childhood, cultural history, and food studies.