Sharony A. Green

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Dr. Sharony Green

Assistant Professor

sagreen1@ua.edu
Ph.D., University of Illinois, 2013
sharonygreen.com

Research Interests

  • Gender
  • Urban History
  • U.S. History
  • Transnationalism

Specialties

Courses Taught

  • American Civilization to 1865 (HY 103)
  • American Civilization since 1865 (HY 104)
  • The Nineteenth Century City (HY 300)
  • Bebop to Hip Hop: Young America and Music (HY 430)
  • Antebellum America (HY 400)
  • Gender, Race and the Urban Space (HY-WS-GRS 500)

Recent Publications

Sharony Green, Remember Me to Miss Louisa: Black and White Intimacies in Antebellum America (Northern Illinois University Press, forthcoming)

Remember Me to Miss Louisa: Hidden Black – White Intimacies in Antebellum America (Northern Illinois University Press, June 2015).

“Mr Ballard, I am compelled to write again”: Beyond Bedrooms and Brothels, a Fancy Girl Speaks,” Black Women, Gender and Families, Vol. 5, No. 1 (Spring 2011), pp. 17-40.

Current Projects

  • Exploring black-white intimacies in antebellum America.
  • Race and Space in Miami, FL.

Course Projects

Other Professional Interests

 

Awards and Honors

  • Alternate, Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship (2014)
  • Co-honoree, Educator of the Year, Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society (2014)
  • Bankhead/Summersell Pre-Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, Department of History, University of Alabama (2012-13)
  • Alternate, Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship (2012)
  • Outstanding Research Writing Award, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Summer Pre-Doctoral Institute (SPI) (2010)
  • “The River is Low: Fancy Girls and the Issue of Desire Around One Domestic Slave Trader,” Honorable Mention, Graduate Category, Ruth Murray Essay Competition, Center for Gender Studies, University of Chicago (2007)
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