Participant Info

First Name
Last Name
University of Louisville
Website URL
U.S. women, social movements, civil rights movement, oral history, U.S. South, race, LGBTQ,
Additional Contact Information
Also reachable at or via the University of Louisville Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research at 502-852-6142/

Personal Info

About Me
Recent Publications

Kentucky LGBTQ Historic Context Narrative,” principally authored by Fosl, with Daniel J. Vivian and Jonathan Coleman (accepted 2016; published 2017 by the National Park Service), available at

“Bring your Whole Self to the Work: Identity and Intersectionality in the Louisville LGBTQ Movement,” co-authored with Lara Kelland, Oral History Review 43, 1 (Winter/Spring 2016: 138-52.)

“It Could Be Dangerous!: Gay Liberation and Gay Marriage, Louisville, Kentucky, 1970,” Ohio Valley History 12,1 (Spring 2012), 45-64.

Freedom on the Border: An Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky, co-authored with Tracy E. K’Meyer (University Press of Kentucky, 2009).

Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Cold War South (Palgrave, 2002; University Press of Kentucky, Fall 2006).




Media Coverage
Women’s History Month feature (, as well as op-Eds to the Courier-Journal, included one on Confederate monuments that got considerable exposure (
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
United States
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
Gender, Local & Regional, Race, Women