"The Farmer at War: Fighting World War II in the American Countryside"
Dr. Katherine Jellison is a professor of History at Ohio University. She received her Ph.D. at the University of Iowa. She has won several teaching honors at Ohio University, including the Excellence in Feminist Pedagogy Award, the University Professor Award, and designation as a Fellow in the Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities. She has also received numerous research grants and fellowships, including awards from the Smithsonian Institution and the Woodrow Wilson Foundation. Professor Jellison is the author of Entitled to Power: Farm Women and Technology, 1913-1963 (University of North Carolina Press, 1993), It''s Our Day: America''s Love Affair with the White Wedding, 1945-2005 (University Press of Kansas, 2008), and many journal articles and book chapters.
This event is free and open to the public.
Location: Baker Room 231