Margaret B. Montgomery


Margaret B. Montgomery

PhD Candidate (advised by Andrew Huebner and Holly Grout)

Specialty Fields: U.S. 20th-Century Gender; War and Society
MA – The University of Alabama, 2014
MA – University of Mississippi, 2010
BA – Sewanee: The University of the South, 2008

Research Interests

  • Gender
  • Women in the Military
  • Rights Revolutions
  • Gender and War

Recent Publications

Current Projects

  • Dissertation considers how the US Army reconciled the concept of the woman soldier in the last two decades of the Women’s Army Corps’ existence and how that concept was both reified and challenged by women in uniform as well as by American society as a whole during the turbulent 1960s and 70s.