REV: Stephanie McCurry, Women's War - Fighting and Surviving the Civil War (2019)

Though not described in the H-Net Review article - this book includes a substantial amount of Kentucky history:

Stephanie McCurry. Women’s War: Fighting and Surviving the American Civil War. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, 2019. xii + 297 pages. $26.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98797-5.

Kentucky Historical Society Spring 2020 Research Fellowship Deadline MARCH 1

The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is seeking applications for the KHS research fellowship program for the spring 2020 cycle. The program provides funding for academic researchers whose projects focus on Kentucky or larger regional-related topics. Time periods are open - researchers have used the Kentucky Historical Society's archival holdings to shed light on a vast array of topics, including resistance and slavery, medical history and addiction, and environmentalism and economic development.

Amy Steiger and Cate Fosl, dynamic partnership bringing Louisville civil rights history to the theatre

Dr. Cate Fosl of the Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research at the University of Louisville, has been my hero for many years; and I was so happy to see the notice about her partnership with Louisville native Dr. Amy Steiger, Assistant Professor of Theatre at St. Mary's College in Maryland.

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