Dawn Wiley

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Dawn Wiley

PhD Student (advised by Lesley J. Gordon)

Specialty Fields: 19th-Century U.S. South, Civil War
MA – Georgia State University, 2016
BA – Georgia State University, 2010

Research Interests

  • Southern History
  • American History
  • Women and Gender
  • Politics
  • Society and Class

Awards and Honors

  • Georgia Historical Records Advisory Council Award for Excellence in Student Research Using Historical Records, Graduate Level: “From Plow to Podium: Political Activity of Poor and Yeoman Women in Civil War Georgia” (2016)