audio by album race rape and resistance from the civil war to the civil rights movement

Crystal Feimster: "Southern Horrors: Women and the Politics of Rape and Lynching"

88:25 minutes (30.36 MB)

CRYSTAL N. FEIMSTER, a native of North Carolina, is an assistant
professor in the Department of African American Studies and the
American Studies Program at Yale University, where she teaches a range
of courses in 19th and 20th century African American history, women’s
history, and southern history. She has also taught at Boston College,
UNC-Chapel Hill, and Princeton.  She earned her Masters Degree and Ph.
D. in history from Princeton University and her BA in History and
Women’s Studies from UNC-Chapel Hill.  Her publications include “A New
Generation of Women Historians,” in Voices of Women Historians The
Personal, the Political, and the Professional, edited by Nuper
Chaudhuri and Eileen Boris (1999), “Not So Ivory:  African American