Isobel Bloom

Email: iashby@wisc.edu

Address:
Advisor: Judith A. Houck

Isobel Ashby headshot

Biography

My research concerns pro-life movement organizing in the 1980s and 1990s United States.

Education

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

Field

  • U.S./North American History
  • Gender and Women’s History

M.A. Title

  • “‘Why are you supporting the destruction of our race in the name of choice?’ : Black women, racial justice, and the pro-life movement in the late-twentieth-century United States”

Selected Awards

  • Research Fellowship, New England Regional Fellowship Consortium
  • The Worcester/Whatley/Leavitt Award, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 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

  • History 102 – American History, From the Civil War to the Present
  • History 392 – Women and Gender in Modern Europe
  • History Lab