It’s fellowship application season for academics. A time when we all beat the bushes of the internet, trying to find as many opportunities as possible to get time away from teaching to research or write. We pursue these opportunities diligently every year. We do so because we know our chances of actually receiving a fellowship… Read more →
Melissa E. Blair
Melissa E. Blair is an Associate Professor of History at Auburn University, where she teaches class on U.S women’s and gender history. Her first book, Revolutionizing Expectations: Women’s Organizations, Feminism, and American Politics 1965-80, was published in 2014. She is currently working on a book examining the work of the DNC and RNC Women’s Divisions in the middle decades of the 20th century. Part of that research was recently published in Suffrage at 100: American Women in Politics since 1920.