Three Questions with Dennis Michael Mims

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Dennis Michael Mims is a doctoral candidate at University of Texas at Dallas. He received his B.A. in Historical Studies from UT Dallas and his M.S. in History from University of North Texas. After completing his Ph.D., he plans on having a career in academia. Dennis Michael plans on teaching and researching and writing about civil rights and social movements. He is a native Texan who comes from a close-knit family that lives here in the DFW Metroplex.

Fellowship Lecture Series: Hillary Anderson

Please join us on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 when 2016 Fellow Hillary Anderson will give her lecture Radicalizing the South: Race, Gender, and Sexuality in 1970s Liberation Movements at 1:00 p.m. in Willis Library, Room 340. 

According to Anderson, her project "seeks to locate subaltern voices that add depth, richness, a fresh geography, and complexity to the historical narrative of civil rights in the 1970s.."

Three Questions with Rusty Williams, Writer-Historian

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Texas A&M University Press will publish Rusty Williams’s The Red River Bridge War: A Texas Oklahoma Border Battle in June 2016. Rusty is also the author of My Old Confederate Home: A Respectable Place for Civil War Veterans (University Press of Kentucky) and Historic Photos of Dallas in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s (Turner Publishing).

Building the Digital Transgender Archive: A Digital Frontiers Webinar with K. J. Rawson

We are pleased to announce a Digital Frontiers Webinar with K. J. Rawson: Building the Digital Transgender Archive | Friday, April 1, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
In this Digital Frontiers Webinar, learn about a project will dramatically improve access to transgender history by creating a website that functions as a centralized hub for transgender historical materials.