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University of Iowa
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U.S. history (19th and 20th century), queer history, history of sexuality, gender history, disability history, queer studies, women's and gender studies, critical race studies
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About Me

Caroline Radesky is a history PhD candidate at the University of Iowa. She earned her B.A. in History and Gender and Women’s Studies from Dickinson College in 2009. At the University of Iowa, she is writing a dissertation on same-sex desiring individuals’ uses of history to construct transnational and transhistorical sexual subjectivities in late nineteenth and early twentieth-century U.S. This research is supported by the Smith College, Cornell University’s Phil Zwickler Charitable and Memorial Foundation, The Kinsey Institute, the University of Iowa, the Mellon Foundation, and the AAUW.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
North America, United States
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Disability, Gender, Sexuality, Sexual Violence, Women