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First Name
Sarah
Last Name
King
Affiliation
SUNY Geneseo
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Keywords
Modern U.S. history, political history, popular culture, war and society, Vietnam War, antiwar activism, celebrity activism, digital history, contemporary history
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About Me

Sarah is a modern U.S. historian whose work explores the intersection of popular and political culture. Her dissertation, “Celebrity Activism in the Vietnam War Era,” examined how celebrities and artists revived left-wing activism in the wake of blacklisting and McCarthyism as activists in the civil rights and antiwar movements.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
United States
Expertise by Chronology
20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Politics