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History professor has article in newly published book

An Austin Peay State University history faculty member has an article appearing in a newly published collection of stories about Americans who fought for human rights.

Dr. Minoa Uffelman, assistant professor of history, wrote, Homer Plessy: Unsuccessful Challenger to Jim Crow, for the book, The Human Tradition in the Civil Rights Movement, published by Rowman and Littlefield Publishers.
An Austin Peay State University history faculty member has an article appearing in a newly published collection of stories about Americans who fought for human rights.

Dr. Minoa Uffelman, assistant professor of history, wrote, “Homer Plessy: Unsuccessful Challenger to Jim Crow,” for the book, “The Human Tradition in the Civil Rights Movement,” published by Rowman and Littlefield Publishers.

Uffelman earned a Bachelor of Science in History and English from APSU in 1981 and a Master of Arts in History, also from APSU, in 1983. She earned her doctorate in history from the University of Mississippi, Oxford, in 2003. She has authored several articles in professional publications and has made several scholarly presentations.

For more information, contact Uffelman by telephone at (931) 221-7704 or by e-mail at uffelmanm@apsu.edu. -- Melony Leazer