PhD Candidate (directed by George C. Rable)
Specialty Fields: 19th-Century South, Civil War
MA, University of Alabama, 2011
BA, cum laude, University of Washington, 2007
- Nineteenth-century United States
- Nineteenth-century South
- U.S. Civil War
- “Graceless Yankee Tramps and Secesh She-Devils: Union Soldiers and Confederate Women in Middle Tennessee,” in Tennessee Women: Their Lives, Their Times, vol. II, eds. Beverly Greene Bond and Sarah Wilkerson Freeman (Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, forthcoming July 2015): 92-120.
- The World of the Civil War: A Daily Life Encyclopedia, Lisa Tendrich Frank, ed. (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO/Greenwood, forthcoming July 2015), s.v. “Young Women.”
- A dissertation entitled “The Homefront as Battlefront: Interactions between Union Soldiers and Southern Women during the American Civil War,” which studies the everyday dealings of soldiers and southern women throughout the course of the war while connecting these relationships to the Union Army’s evolving war aims and civilian policy.