Lisa Levenstein

Lisa Levenstein

Director

Email: levenstein@uncg.edu
Phone: 336.256.0472
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Lisa Levenstein is Director of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program and Associate Professor of History. She is the author of the award-winning A Movement Without Marches: African American Women and the Politics of Poverty in Postwar Philadelphia (UNC Press, 2009). Levenstein has published numerous scholarly articles and opinion pieces on feminist politics and women’s history. Her research has been supported by long-term fellowships from the American Association of University Women, the Center for African American Urban Studies and the Economy, the National Humanities Center, and the American Council of Learned Societies. Her current book project, They Didn’t See Us Coming: The Hidden History of Feminism in the ‘90s will be published by Basic Books in 2020.