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

Leigh Fought
Stephanie J. Richmond

Richmond on Fought, 'Women in the World of Frederick Douglass'

Leigh Fought. Women in the World of Frederick Douglass. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. 424 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-978237-6.

Reviewed by Stephanie J. Richmond (Norfolk State University) Published on H-SAWH (January, 2019) Commissioned by Lisa A. Francavilla (The Papers of Thomas Jefferson: Retirement Series and Jefferson Quotes & Family Letters)

4th Annual Gender and Sexuality Studies Conference

The Women's Research Center and BGLTQ+ Student Center at the University of Central Oklahoma invite proposals for presentations at the Fourth Annual International Gender and Sexuality Studies Conference. The IGSS conference will be held on October 3-5, 2019 at the Nigh University Center at the University of Central Oklahoma. This international interdisciplinary conference welcomes proposals for presentations in a variety of formats that address issues of gender and sexuality in the social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and STEM fields.