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Alumna and special collections project assistant is published

October 29, 2010

Lee Levert, ’85, special collections project assistant in the J. Edgar & Louise S. Monroe Library, was recently published in the book “Entering the fray: gender, politics, and culture in the new South.”

This book brings together nine essays that examine the importance of gender, race and culture in the New South, offering a rich and varied analysis of the multifaceted role of gender in the lives of black and white southerners in the troubled decades of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Her chapter is titled “Playing with Jim Crow: Children’s Challenges to Segregated Recreational Space in New Orleans, 1945-1949.” The book is published by University of Missouri Press.

For more information, contact Levert at llevert@loyno.edu.

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