- 19th Century United States
U. S. South
Women and Gender
My dissertation will examine the experiences of elite white southern women who were displaced by the American Civil War and the implications of their dislocation during Reconstruction.
Coordinator, History Graduate Student Seminar Series, 2016-2017.
Grants Director, Graduate Student Association, 2016-2017.
Co-Organizer, Graduate Symposium for the Study of Women, Gender and Sexuality, 2015-2016.
History Department Representative, Graduate Student Association, 2015-2016.
Awards and Honors:
Virginia Center For Civil War Studies Research Grant, 2017.
Mellon Research Fellowship, Virginia Historical Society, 2017.
Fondren Fellowship, Rice University, Project: Mapping Civil War Narratives, 2016.
Jameson Fellowship for American Decorative Arts, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, 2015-2016.
Mike and Mary Abroe Student Scholarship, The Civil War Trust, 2015.
Josephine Pacheco Award for Best Graduate Research Paper, George Mason University History Department, 2012.