Susan L. Johnson
"Hanging Cherokee Bill: The Outlaw Problem and the Drive for Statehood in Indian Territory, 1887-1907"
Working Dissertation Title:
"Rush: The Oklahoma Land Runs and the Peoples of Indian Territory, 1803-1907"
My research interests include race, gender, and the politics of belonging in nineteenth-century US; conquest and conflict in the U.S. Midwest/West; slavery, the Civil War, and Reconstruction