Hilary Green

Assistant Professor

  • Joint appointment with Gender and Race Studies
  • http://hgreen.people.ua.edu

Faculty Education

Franklin and Marshall College (B.A.)

Tufts University (M.A.)

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Ph.D.)

Faculty Research

Intersections of race, class, and gender in African American history; the American Civil War; Reconstruction; Civil War Memory; the U.S. South; nineteenth-century America

Faculty Publications


Educational Reconstruction: African American Schools in the Urban South, 1865-1890. New York: Fordham University Press, 2016.

Co-Authored Journal Articles

Spragley, Kelvin, Hilary Green, Rebecca Seaman, “Engaging Students in the History Classroom: More Than Just Documentary Research,” Journal of North Carolina Association of Historians 23 (November 2015): 19-28.

Charles Reed, Rebecca Seaman, Hilary Green, and Ted Mitchell, “Technological Trends in History Education,” Journal of the North Carolina Association of Historians 20 (July 2012): 29-48.

Book Chapters

“African Americans’ Struggle for Education, Citizenship and Freedom, in Mobile, Alabama, 1865-1868,” in Confederate Cities: The Urban South During the Civil War Era, ed. Andrew L. Slap and Frank Towers (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015), 215-236.