Julia Brock

Julia Brock

Assistant Professor
Director, Public History Concentration


  • PhD, University of Californa, Santa Barbara, 2012

Research Areas

  • Southern History
  • United States History


Research Interests

  • Public History
  • Southern History
  • History of Sporting and Leisure

Current Projects

  • Hunting and game law in the New South.
  • Heirs’ property in the modern South.
  • Community-engaged public history work.

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Public History
  • Introduction to Museum Studies
  • Oral History: Theory and Practice
  • History of the New South
  • Digital History
  • American Civilization since 1865

Awards and Honors

  • Fulton County Council for the Arts-Hambidge Centre for the Creative Arts Residency (2017)
  • J. David Griffin Award for Superior Teaching, University of West Georgia Department of History (2016)
  • Honorable Mention, G. Wesley Johnson Award, National Council on Public History (2013)
  • New Professional Award, National Council on Public History (2012)

Selected Publications