Faculty Spotlight ~ Kristen Oertel

Friday, November 04, 2011

KWGS Radio interview with Dr. Kristen Oertel, Mary Frances Barnard Chair of 19th Century American History, was conducted by Rich Fisher, Wednesday, November 2, 2011.


Dr. Kristen Oertel discussed the story of Clarina Howard Nichols' long life of participation "in several of the crucial social/political movements of her time."  Listen to the interview on KWGS Radio.

Read about Ms. Nichols efforts for feminist rights in America in Dr. Oertel's book, Frontier Feminist:  Clarina Howard Nichols and the Politics of Motherhood (University Press of Kansas, 2010), co-authored with Marilyn S. Blackwell.

Dr. kristen Oertel