Assistant Director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College.
Civil War Institute
Today we are speaking with Amy Murrell Taylor, Associate Professor of History at the University of Kentucky. She is the author of Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps (UNC Press, 2018), as well as The Divided Family in Civil War America (UNC Press, 2005). Her research has been supported by fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Council of Learned Societies. Taylor has also served as a consultant for public history sites and is currently an editorial advisor for the Civil War Monitor magazine. [excerpt]
This is the author's version of the work. This publication appears in Gettysburg College's institutional repository by permission of the copyright owner for personal use, not for redistribution.
Whitehead Luskey, Ashley, "The Forging of Freedom: Slave Refugee Camps in the Civil War: An Interview Amy Murrell Taylor" (2018). The Gettysburg Compiler: On the Front Lines of History. 326.