American Social and Cultural History
Coordinator of the Public History Program
Biographical enteries on Sarah Parker Remond and Laura Ratclife, in Encyclopedia of Women in the American Civil War, Lisa Tendrick Frank, editor, ABC-CLIO Press
"Rape History in the United States: Seventeenth Century," in Encyclopedia of Rape, by Merril Smith, editor, (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2004).
"'We'll Fight It Out Fair Right Now': Homicide, Felony Assault, and Gender in Kansas City, Kansas, 1890-1920, In Kansas History: A Journal of the Central Plains (2003).
"Subject as Audience: The Politics of Public Exhibits on Women" (with Carol Green) in Gender and History 1994.
Published Book Reviews:
Book Review of Constructing Townscapes: Space and Society in Antebellum Tennessee, by Lisa Tolbert, Tennessee Historical Quarterly, Vol. LIX no. 3 (Fall 2000), 238-239.
Book Review of Spirited Lives: How Nuns Shaped Catholic Culture and American Life, 1836-1920, by Martha Smith and Coral K. Cohurn, Amazon.com, Sept 1999 [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0807824739/002-4724362-8047453].
Book Review of Peopling the Plains: Who Settled Where in Frontier Kansas, by James R. Shortridge, Kansas History: Journal of the Central Plains, 20:4 (Winter 1997-98), 261-262.
Book Review of Eggs in the Coffee, Sheep in the Corn: My Seventeen Years as a Farmwife, by Marjorie Myers Douglas, Michigan Historical Quarterly, 21:2 (Fall 1995), 147-148.