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  Thavolia GlymphContact Info:
Office Location:  Box 90719, 226 Carr Building (East Campus), 114 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 668-1625
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Tuesdays, 12:00-2:00 and  by appointment

  • M.A. Purdue University
  • Ph.D. Purdue University 1994
  • B.A. Hampton University


Race and Ethnicity
19th Century US
Politics, Public Life and Governance
Diaspora Studies
Military History
Labor and Working Class History
United States and Canada
Current Ph.D. Students   (Former Students)

    Recent Publications   (More Publications)

    1. Glymph, T, "I'm a Radical Girl:" Black Women Unionists and the Politics of Civil War History,” Journal of the Civil War Era 8.3 (September 2018): 359-87., Journal of the Civil War Era 8.3 (September 2018): 359 87., vol. 8 no. 3 (September, 2018), pp. 359-387, University of North Carolina Press.
    2. Glymph, T, “Invisible disabilities”: Black women in war and in freedom, Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, vol. 160 no. 3 (September, 2016), pp. 237-246.
    3. Glymph, T, “‘Invisible Disabilities’": Black Women in War and in Freedom,” Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 160 (September 2016): 237-53., Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, vol. 160 (September, 2016), pp. 237-253, The American Philosophical Society.
    4. Glymph, T, A new world of women and a new language, Frontiers: a Journal of Women Studies, vol. 36 no. 1 (January, 2015), pp. 21-26, University of Nebraska Press [doi].
    5. Glymph, T, Telling slavery: Archives of life and death, surveillance and control, The William and Mary Quarterly, vol. 72 no. 4 (January, 2015), pp. 680-685, The William and Mary Quarterly [doi].