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Dr. Stephanie J. Richmond

Dr. Stephanie J. Richmond
Associate Professor of History
Office: Brown Hall 211.07
Phone: (757) 823-9073

Office Hours for Fall 2020: Mondays 1-3pm, Tuesdays 11am-12:30pm and 8-9pm, Wednesdays 12-2pm, Thursdays 11am-12:30pm or by appointment. Call or text (757) 354-4741 during office hours. Video conferences are available by request.

Expertise: women's history, African American history, slavery and abolition, women's rights, British history, digital humanities
Interests: Women and the abolition of slavery, material culture, digital humanities, mapping, migration
Courses: American history survey, African American history to 1865, U.S. Women's History, Historical Research, The American Revolution, Antebellum America, Civil War and Reconstruction, US Military History

Bio: Dr. Stephanie J. Richmond (Ph.D., Catholic University of America) is a historian of gender and race in the Atlantic World and a digital historian. She is currently working on a book manuscript on class, race, and early feminist thought in the antislavery movement in the United States and Britain entitled "A Sisterhood against Slavery: Women, Class, and the Atlantic Antislavery Movement."   She is a member of the 1619: The Making of America project through the Roberts Center for the Study of the African Diaspora, a former community rep for the Digital Public Library of America, and the editor of the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians newsletter.  You can find her work in Women and Social Movements, the GHI Bulletin, Programming Historian, and The Journal of Women's History.

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