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Washington State University Tricities
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American West, Rural Feminism, Women's History, Rodeo History, Ranching Women and Cowgirls, Women in Sport
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Oklahoma Rodeo Women Arcadia Publishing, The History Press, February 17, 2020.

The American Yawp, (contributor) Stanford University Press, January 2019.

Branding Their Own: Cowgirls, Rodeo, and Rural Feminism, 1860-1935, University of Nebraska Press (under contract)


“Rodeo in Oklahoma is Women’s Business: How Lucille Mulhall’s Fame Created Opportunity in Rodeo” The Chronicles of Oklahoma, Vol. XCII, no. 3, Fall 2014


Review of Edwards, Richard; Friefeld, Jacob K.; Wingo, Rebecca S., Homesteading the Plains: Toward a New History. H-Texas, H-Net Reviews. July, 2019.

Review of America’s Best Female Sharpshooter: The Rise and Fall of Lillian Frances Smith, (William F. Cody Series on the History and Culture of the American West) by Julia Bricklin, The Chronicles of Oklahoma, Vol. 96, no. 3 (Fall 2018): 360-62.

Review of The Life and Legends of Calamity Jane, by Richard W. Etulain. The Chronicles of Oklahoma, Vol. XCIV, no. 1, Spring 2016

Review of Pocahontas and Sacagawea: Interwoven Legacies in American History by Cyndi Spindell Berck. Pacific Northwest Quarterly, Volume 106, No. 4, Fall 2015

Review of Pioneer Mother on the River of No Return by Herman Wiley Ronnenberg.  Pacific Northwest Quarterly, Volume 104, No. 4, Fall 2013


Consultant for “American Cowgirl Lucille Mulhall: Wild West Shows” a digital project by Corey Ayres for the Oklahoma Historical Society, June 2017, online academic blog, Fall 2015-present

“American Rodeo” The American Yawp, online textbook, Fall 2014 (Nominated, The 2016 Digital Library Federation Community/Capacity Award, May 2016)


Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
United States
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Gender, Local & Regional, Rural & Agrarian History, Sports, Women