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: 
Sally G. McMillen
Reviewer: 
Kirsten E. Wood

Wood on McMillen, 'Southern Women: Black and White in the Old South'


Sally G. McMillen. Southern Women: Black and White in the Old South. Arlington Heights: Harlan Davidson, Inc., 2002. xii + 215 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-88295-963-4.

Reviewed by Kirsten E. Wood (Department of History, Florida International University)
Published on H-SAWH (November, 2004)

Rethinking Southern Women

Author: 
Suzanne Lebsock
Reviewer: 
Lynn M. Hudson

Hudson on Lebsock, 'A Murder in Virginia: Southern Justice on Trial'


Suzanne Lebsock. A Murder in Virginia: Southern Justice on Trial. New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2003. 442 pp. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-393-04201-6.

Reviewed by Lynn M. Hudson (Department of History, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo)
Published on H-SAWH (September, 2004)

Race, Memory, and a Murder

Author: 
Jacqueline Glass Campbell
Reviewer: 
Victoria Ott

Ott on Campbell, 'When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front'


Jacqueline Glass Campbell. When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. xii + 177 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2809-0.

Reviewed by Victoria Ott (Birmingham-Southern College)
Published on H-SAWH (July, 2004)

Gender, Race, and Resistance on the Confederate Home Front

Author: 
Karen L. Cox
Reviewer: 
Jacqueline G. Campbell

Campbell on Cox, 'Dixie's Daughters: The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Preservation of Confederate Culture'


Karen L. Cox. Dixie's Daughters: The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Preservation of Confederate Culture. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2003. xvii + 256 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2625-1.

Reviewed by Jacqueline G. Campbell (Department of History, University of Connecticut at Storrs)
Published on H-SAWH (May, 2004)

Author: 
Charles K. Wolfe, James E. Akenson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Margaret Nunnelley

Nunnelley on Wolfe and Akenson, 'The Women of Country Music: A Reader'


Charles K. Wolfe, James E. Akenson, eds. The Women of Country Music: A Reader. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2003. x + 229 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-2280-9.

Reviewed by Margaret Nunnelley (History Department, Rice University)
Published on H-SAWH (March, 2004)

Gender and Country Music History

Gender and Country Music History

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