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Amanda Mushal specializes in the history of the Old South. She earned her B.A. from the College of William and Mary and her M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia. Her research examines the role of honor and commerce in the Old South.
Dr. Mushal is a contributor to The Southern Middle Class in the Long Nineteenth Century, a collection of essays edited by Jonathan Wells and Jennifer Green (Louisiana State University Press, 2011). She has worked on several projects for the Virginia Center for Digital History, including the digitization of the annual bibliography of slavery and slaving published as a supplement to the Journal of Slavery and Abolition. She is also interested in architectural history and has worked on projects in Virginia and the Caribbean.
In addition to the U.S. and World survey courses, she teaches classes on the Old South and the Early Republic, including graduate-level courses on southern history. She also teaches the introduction to history and historiography required of all majors.
- Fall 2012 Course Materials
- HIST 320: Clendinnen Reading for Week 2 PDF
- HIST 320: Cope Reading for Week 2 PDF