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University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Civil Rights, Women's and Gender, Women's Social Movements, Food Studies, 20th Century political history
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About Me
Recent Publications

Publications include numerous articles and book chapters, and the co-edited volumes Breaking the Wave: Women, Their Organizations, and Feminism, 1945-1985 (Routledge, 2010)  and U.S. Women’s History:Untangling the Threads of Sisterhood (Rutgers University Press, 2017), Her monograph Cold WarProgressives: Women’s Interracial Organizing for Peace and Freedom was published by University of Illinois Press in 2012. I’ve received research support from the Organization of American Historians, American Historians Association, Emory University Woodruff Library, The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
United States
Expertise by Chronology
20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Food History, Gender, Labor, Politics, Race, Women