Rebecca Hill

Director of MAST Program & Coordinator of American Studies
Professor of American Studies

Contact Information

Office: Social Sciences (SO 22), Room 2015
Phone: 470-578-7543
Fax: 470-578-9141


Dr. Rebecca Hill has a BA in History from Wesleyan University (1991) and a PhD in American Studies with a minor in Gender Studies from the University of Minnesota (2000.) She came to Kennesaw State in 2010. She is the author of Men, Mobs and Law: Anti-Lynching and Labor Defense in U.S. Radical History. (Duke, 2009). She has published articles in New Left Review, Labor: Studies in Working Class History of the Americas; American Quarterly, and Labour/Le Travail. She is Co-chair of the American Studies Association Committee on Departments, Programs and Centers and a member of the Critical Prison Studies Caucus. Her academic interests are social movement history in connection to popular culture and the state. Her current research is on anti-fascism in American politics and culture from the 1930s-2000s. She teaches the American Studies Scholarship and Methods classes in the MA program and advises all the MA students.


Ph.D., University of Minnesota
B.A., Wesleyan University

Program Members

Aguilar, Rudy
Bradley, Regina
Brown-Spiers, Miriam
Dickey, Jennifer
Dudenhoeffer, Larrie
Dyckhoff, Danelle
Gephardt, Katarina
Grooms, Tony
Hill, Rebecca
Keltner, Stacy
Kim, Na Lae
King, David
Lands, LeeAnn
LeBaron, Alan
Lewis, Catherine
Lieberman, Robbie
McClintock, Diana
McGrew, Mandy
Miller, Cherie
Niemann, Linda
Okie, Tom
Omidvar, Iraj
Piecuch, Jim
Powell, Tammy
Pynn, Tom
Richards, Anne
Silva, Ernesto
Thomas, Griselda
Way, Albert
Whitlock, Ugena
Wright, Trey