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First Name
Sarah
Last Name
King
Affiliation
University of South Carolina Aiken
Website URL
https://sarahkinghistorian.wordpress.com/
Keywords
Modern U.S. history, celebrity activism, popular culture, Vietnam War, antiwar activism, 1960s
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About Me

Sarah King 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, popular culture activism in the wake of blacklisting and McCarthyism as activists in the civil rights and antiwar movements. Sarah is an Assistant Professor of History at the University of South Carolina Aiken.

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