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First Name
C. Ryan
Last Name
Clemson University
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History, Women, Gender, Sexuality, Early Modern France, European History, Early Modern Europe, Eighteenth-Century Studies, Gender Studies, Singleness Studies, Sexuality Studies
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Personal Info

About Me

Ryan Hilliard is an Assistant Professor of History at Clemson University who specializes in the study of women, gender, and sexuality in early modern France. Her current project focuses on the social and cultural history of single women in eighteenth-century Paris. She received her Ph.D. in History from UCLA, where she was also an affiliate of the Department of Gender Studies.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
France, United States, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
17th century, 18th century, Early Modern, Modern
Expertise by Topic
Family, Gender, Government, Law, Libraries & Archives, Local & Regional, Material Culture, Migration & Immigration, Pedagogy, Politics, Public History, Sexuality, Sexual Violence, Urban History, Women