Faculty


Angela Pulley Hudson

Associate Professor

Angela Pulley Hudson

Specialty:

American Indian History and 19th-Century U.S. South

Biography:

Angela Pulley Hudson joined the history faculty in 2007 after receiving her PhD in American Studies from Yale University. She specializes in American Indian history, the 19th-century U.S. South, the representation of American Indians in popular culture, and the intersection of American Indian and African American lives. She has held fellowships from the Newberry Library, the American Philosophical Society, and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, among others. Her most recent book is Real Native Genius: How an Ex-slave and a White Mormon Became Famous Indians (UNC Press, 2015): http://uncpress.unc.edu/browse/book_detail?title_id=3672. Information on her previous book, Creek Paths and Federal Roads: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves and the Making of the American South (UNC Press, 2010), is available here: http://www.uncpress.unc.edu/browse/book_detail?title_id=1722 .

 

Publications:

Real Native Genius:
	  How an Ex-Slave and a White Mormon became Famous Indians - Angela Pulley Hudson Real Native Genius: How an Ex-Slave and a White Mormon became Famous Indians
2015, University of North Carolina Press

Creek Paths and Federal Roads: Indians,
        Settlers, and Slaves and the Making of the American South - Angela Pulley Hudson Creek Paths and Federal Roads: Indians, Settlers, and Slaves and the Making of the American South
May 2010, University of North Carolina Press