Isobel Ashby

Email: iashby@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Judith A. Houck

Isobel Ashby headshot

Biography

My research analyzes reproductive (in)justice, particularly campaigns against abortion, in modern American history.

Education

M.Phil., American History, University of Cambridge (2019)
B.A., History, University of Bristol (2017)

Field

  • U.S./North American History

M.A. Title

  • ‘Black women, racial justice, and the pro-life movement in the late-twentieth-century United States’

Selected Awards

  • Gerda Lerner Women’s History Fund, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • George L. Mosse Graduate Fellowship in LGBTQ+ History, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Sara Norton Research Grant, University of Cambridge

Courses Taught as TA

  • Fall 2021: History 102 – American History, From the Civil War to the Present