Colonial America, Early Republic, Women & Gender, Cultural History
19th-Century America, Women & Gender, Cultural History, Celebrity Studies, Urban History My book project, Sentiment and Sensation: How Female Celebrities Transformed American Entertainment, 1820-1860, brings the history of popular entertainment to bear on the question of women’s changing relationship with public life in the early 19th century.
- Ph D, American History, The University of Michigan, 2012
- MA, American History, The University of Michigan, 2007
- BA, History and Art History , Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 2004