Kate Masur

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Research Interests

U.S. history, Civil War and Reconstruction, anti-slavery movement, slavery, emancipation, race, politics, and the state.

Education/Academic qualification

American Culture, PhD, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

… → 2001

Women’s Studies, Graduate Certificate, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

… → 1998

Modern Culture & Media; History, MA, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

… → 1997

Modern Culture & Media; History, AB, Brown University

… → 1994

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Research Output 2001 2017

Color was a bar to the entrance: African American Activism and the question of social equality in lincoln's white house

Masur, K., Mar 1 2017, In : American Quarterly. 69, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

African Americans

The People's Welfare, Police Powers, and the Rights of Free People of African Descent

Masur, K., Jan 1 2017, In : American Journal of Legal History. 57, 2, p. 238-242 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article


The Problem of Equality in the Age of Emancipation

Masur, K., 2017, Beyond Freedom: Disrupting the History of Emancipation. Downs, J. & Blight, D. W. (eds.). University of Georgia Press, p. 77-89 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review of The Ordeal of the Reunion: A New History of Reconstruction by Mark Wahlgren Summers

Masur, K., Jan 2016, In : Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. 15, 1, p. 118-120 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review