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I write, research, and teach about U.S. women's and gender history, labor history, the South, oral history, and Appalachia. 

I am an assistant professor of history and southern studies at the University of Mississippi. And I am finishing a book on the history of women's labor, caregiving, and activism in 1960s and 1970s Appalachia.


New piece on the Poor People's Campaign and Appalachian Youth Movements in Rewire

Recipient of the 2017 A. Elizabeth Taylor Prize