Nina Nevill

I am a second year graduate student interested in using oral history methodology to study incarceration in Harris County, Texas in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. Much of my research to date focuses on the civil rights era in San Antonio, Texas, exploring themes of racial identity and colorism.


Academic History:
B.A., Trinity University, 2019


20th century United States; American South; Race and Identity


Research Interests:
- Twentieth Century United States History
- African American Studies (mass incarceration)
- Women and Gender Studies


In addition to archival research, I intend to conduct and use oral histories