The H-SAWH network focuses on the history of women and gender in the U.S. South.

It is sponsored by the Southern Association for Women Historians and co-sponsored by H-Net, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Council of Learned Societies.

Recent Content

Author: 
Catherine M. Lewis, J. Richard Lewis, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephanie Stegman

Stegman on Lewis and Lewis, 'Women and Slavery in America: A Documentary History'

Catherine M. Lewis, J. Richard Lewis, eds. Women and Slavery in America: A Documentary History. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2011. Illustrations. 330 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55728-957-5; $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55728-958-2.

Reviewed by Stephanie Stegman (Historian) Published on H-SAWH (October, 2012) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Julie Buckner Armstrong
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Gritter

Gritter on Armstrong, 'Mary Turner and the Memory of Lynching'

Julie Buckner Armstrong. Mary Turner and the Memory of Lynching. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2011. 264 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-3765-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3766-1.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Gritter (MTSU) Published on H-SAWH (September, 2012) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Blair L. M. Kelley
Reviewer: 
Crystal A. deGregory

deGregory on Kelley, 'Right to Ride: Streetcar Boycotts and African American Citizenship in the Era of Plessy v. Ferguson'

Blair L. M. Kelley. Right to Ride: Streetcar Boycotts and African American Citizenship in the Era of Plessy v. Ferguson. John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010. 304 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3354-4; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-7101-0.

Author: 
Larry E. Rivers, Canter Brown Jr., eds.
Reviewer: 
Dawn Dyer

Dyer on Rivers and Brown Jr., 'The Varieties of Women's Experiences: Portraits of Southern Women in the Post-Civil War Century'

Larry E. Rivers, Canter Brown Jr., eds. The Varieties of Women's Experiences: Portraits of Southern Women in the Post-Civil War Century. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2009. xvi + 342 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-3412-6.

Reviewed by Dawn Dyer (University of Tampa) Published on H-SAWH (March, 2012) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Sharon M. Harris, Robin L. Cadwallader, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kevin A. Brown

Brown on Harris and Cadwallader, 'Rebecca Harding Davis's Stories of the Civil War Era: Selected Writings from the Borderlands'

Sharon M. Harris, Robin L. Cadwallader, eds. Rebecca Harding Davis's Stories of the Civil War Era: Selected Writings from the Borderlands. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010. xxxviii + 319 pp. $69.95 (library), ISBN 978-0-8203-3231-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3435-6.

Reviewed by Kevin A. Brown (English Department, MTSU) Published on H-SAWH (January, 2012) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

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