Julie Buckner Armstrong is an internationally known expert in civil rights literature. Her most recent books include the Cambridge Companion to American Civil Rights Literature and Mary Turner and the Memory of Lynching. Dr. Armstrong is Professor of English in the Department of Verbal and Visual Arts at the University of South Florida in St. Petersburg, where she teaches American, African American, and Feminist literatures.
For more information about Dr. Armstrong’s work, you can go to her Amazon.com author site or click on the links above. She is currently working on a series of essays, linked under the title Birmingham Stories, about everyday people and places in the iconic civil rights movement city where she was born.
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