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: 
Jane E. Schultz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Giselle Roberts

Roberts on Schultz, 'This Birth Place of Souls: The Civil War Nursing Diary of Harriet Eaton'

Jane E. Schultz, ed. This Birth Place of Souls: The Civil War Nursing Diary of Harriet Eaton. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. xii + 338 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-539268-5.

Reviewed by Giselle Roberts Published on H-SAWH (June, 2011) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Michelle R. Scott
Reviewer: 
Tammy Prater

Prater on Scott, 'Blues Empress in Black Chattanooga: Bessie Smith and the Emerging Urban South'

Michelle R. Scott. Blues Empress in Black Chattanooga: Bessie Smith and the Emerging Urban South. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008. xiii + 198 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03338-4; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07545-2.

Reviewed by Tammy Prater (Lane College) Published on H-SAWH (February, 2011) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Kimberly K. Little
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Gritter

Gritter on Little, 'You Must Be from the North: Southern White Women in the Memphis Civil Rights Movement'

Kimberly K. Little. You Must Be from the North: Southern White Women in the Memphis Civil Rights Movement. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2009. ix + 219 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60473-228-3.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Gritter Published on H-SAWH (November, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Marjorie Julian Spruill, Valinda W. Littlefield, Joan Marie Johnson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Janet Hudson

Hudson on Spruill and Littlefield and Johnson, 'South Carolina Women, vol. 1, Their Lives and Times'

Marjorie Julian Spruill, Valinda W. Littlefield, Joan Marie Johnson, eds. South Carolina Women, vol. 1, Their Lives and Times. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2009. 320 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-2935-2; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-2936-9.

Reviewed by Janet Hudson (University of South Carolina) Published on H-SAWH (November, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

Author: 
Ann Short Chirhart, Betty,eds. Wood
Reviewer: 
Amy Benson Brown

Benson Brown on Chirhart and Wood, 'Georgia Women: Their Lives and Times, Volume 1'

Ann Short Chirhart, Betty,eds. Wood. Georgia Women: Their Lives and Times, Volume 1. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2009. 392 pp. $69.95 (library), ISBN 978-0-8203-3336-6; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3337-3.

Reviewed by Amy Benson Brown (Emory University) Published on H-SAWH (October, 2010) Commissioned by Antoinette G. van Zelm

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