Bruce Fort


Bruce Fort completed his Ph.D. in United States history at the University of Virginia, where he wrote his dissertation on the politics and culture of literacy in the nineteenth-century American South.

Current Projects:

"Reading in the Margins: The Politics and Culture of Literacy in Georgia, 1800-1920"

American Slave Narratives: An Online Anthology


Bruce Fort
Corcoran Department of History
Randall Hall
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22903


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