Graduate Student Bios

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Adam McNeil
Current Research: African American, Early American History

Adam McNeil is a History PhD student focusing on the experiences of Black fugitive women during the eighteenth century and specifically the American Revolutionary era. Secondarily, Adam focuses on histories of Appalachian mountain slavery and labor histories in the nineteenth century. He also regularly contributes to the academic blogs Black Perspectives and The Junto, along with regularly interviewing scholars and writers for New Books in African American Studies.