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African American Women and Agrarian Activism in the Natural State, 1913-1965

Wednesday, February 14, 2024
4:30 pm
Upham Hall 002

Professor Cherisse Jones-Branch will present material from her current current research project, "Better Living by Their Own Bootstraps": Rural Black Women's Activism in Arkansas, 1913-1965.

Professor Jones-Branch's recent publications include Crossing the Line: Women's Interracial Activism in South Carolina during and after World War II (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2014) and the co-edited volume Arkansas Women: Their Lives and Times (Athens: University of Georgia Press, (2018).

Wilson Lecture Series, sponsored by the History Department

Cherisse Jones-Branch
Cherisse Jones-Branch
Graduate School Dean & Professor of History at Arkansas State University