Mairin Odle

Assistant Professor



Faculty Education


Swarthmore College (B.A.)
New York University (Ph.D.)

Faculty Research


Native American history; history of the body; seventeenth- and eighteenth-century America; cross-cultural encounter

Faculty Publications


Indelible Ink: The Deep History of Tattoo Removal,” The Appendix: A Journal of Narrative and Experimental History, vol. 1, no. 4 (October 2013), 47-52.

Buried in Plain Sight: Indian ‘Curiosities’ in Du Simitière’s American Museum,Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, vol. 136, no. 4 (October 2012), 499-502.