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Footnoting History
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independent scholarship, middle ages, England, United States, 19th century, 20th century, religion, power, race, politics, gender, modern world, podcast, public history, local history, Atlanta, Georgia, motherhood, academia, cemeteries, independent scholars
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About Me

Since 2013, Elizabeth Keohane-Burbridge, PhD has been the producer of and contributor for Footnoting History (, a popular history podcast that boasts nearly 3 million downloads and over 5,000 subscribers. Elizabeth earned her doctorate in medieval history on late medieval English Convocation from Fordham University in 2016 and her work has been published in Medieval Prosopography and Nursing Clio. She has also presented at multiple conferences about her personal research interests (such as International Medieval Congress, the North American Conference on British Studies, the International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kings and Queens, and After Chichele at Oxford University) as well as on podcasting (including presentations at the Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association, the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians, STLinATL, and Sound Education). She is the co-editor of Independent Scholars Meet World, a collection of essays on independent scholarship, that was published by the University Press of Kansas in Fall 2020. Elizabeth teaches history at Woodward Academy, an independent school in College Park, GA, where she is also club advisor for WA Eagle Exchange, the school’s podcast club, and Intersectional Feminism.

Recent Publications

October 2020 – Caccipuoti, Christine and Elizabeth Keohane-Burbridge, ed. Independent Scholars Meet World. University Press of Kansas, October 2020.

May 2018 – “#PodcastingHistory 8: Cemeteries: Washington Park Cemetery and Early 20th-Century Atlanta,” Christine Caccipuoti

December 2016 – “Dorothy Bruce Weske: Academia and Motherhood in the Mid-Twentieth Century,” Nursing Clio

December 2013 – “The Clergymen of Medieval Convocation: A Prosopographical Study of the Representatives of the Dioceses of Lincoln and Winchester from 1313 to 1536,” Medieval Prosopography 2

Media Coverage
WFUV, Fordham University Radio station, memory and history:
Country Focus
United States, United Kingdom
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, England, United Kingdom, United States
Expertise by Chronology
Medieval, Pre-17th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, Early Modern, Modern, 20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Government, Higher Ed, Human Rights, Local & Regional, Pedagogy, Politics, Public History, Rebellion & Revolution, Religion, Urban History, Women, World War I, World War II