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Hutchins Conversation with Elizabeth Gillespie McRae

410 East Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Dates: October 24, 2018
Phone: (919) 962-5665
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Elizabeth Gillespie McRae is an Associate Professor of History at Western Carolina University. Her new book, Mothers of Massive Resistance, examines “the central role white women played in the crafting of white supremacist politics” from the 1920s through the 1970s. McRae will be interviewed by Katherine Mellen Charron, Associate Professor of History from N.C. State University. Their conversation will focus on white conservative women in the South and their often overlooked influence on American politics.