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Kimberly Springer

Term Associate Professor, American Studies Department


American Studies


Kimberly Springer is a Black feminist memory worker, author, researcher and digital culturalist. Her publications include Living for the Revolution, Black Feminist Organizations, 1968-1980 (Duke University Press, 2005), Still Lifting, Still Climbing: African-American Women’s Contemporary Activism (New York University Press, 1999), Stories of Oprah: the Oprahfication of American Culture (University of Mississippi Press, 2010). Prof. Springer holds a master’s of information science, specializing in archives, preservation and social computing and a doctorate in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.