Anne Firor Scott Receives National Humanities Medal

Anne Firor Scott

On July 28, the White House and the National Endowment for the Humanities awarded a National Humanities Medal to Anne Firor Scott, the W. K. Boyd Professor of History Emerita and former chair of the Duke History department. The award lauds Scott's "groundbreaking research spanning ideology, race, and class" that established "women's history as vital to our understanding of the American South."

The President Presents the 2013 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal

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