Ashley Farmer, Postdoctoral Associate

Ashley Farmer

Please note: Ashley has left the "History" group at Duke University; some info here might not be up to date.

Office Location:  338 Carr Building
Office Phone:  (919) 681-7065
Email Address: send me a message

Office Hours:

Spring 2015
Wednesday 1-3pm

PhDHarvard University2013
MAHarvard University2008
BASpelman College2006

Race and Ethnicity
United States and Canada
Women, Gender and Sexuality
Representative Publications

  1. A. Farmer, Reframing African American Women’s Grassroots Organizing: Audley Moore and the Universal Association of Ethiopian Women, 1957-1963, Journal of African American History, vol. forthcoming (2015)
  2. A. Farmer, “Renegotiating the ‘African Woman’: Women’s Cultural Nationalist Theorizing in the Us Organization and the Congress of African People,, Black Diaspora Review, vol. 4 no. 1 (2014), pp. 76-112.
  3. A. Farmer, “‘Working Toward Community is Our Full-Time Focus’: Muriel Snowden, Black Power, and the Freedom House, Roxbury, MA,”, The Black Scholar, vol. 41 no. 3 , pp. 17-25
  4. A. Farmer, “Gender, the Streets, and Violence: Ameena Matthews and Violence Interruptions in The Interrupters”, in Documenting the Black Experience: Essays in African American History, Culture and Identity in Nonfiction Films (2014)