Rebecca Hill

Director of MA Program and Coordinatior of American Studies
Professor of Interdisciplinary 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

Brown-Spiers, Miriam
Dickey, Jennifer
Dudenhoeffer, Larrie
Eanes, Edward
Giddens, Elizabeth
Hedeen, Tim
Hill, Rebecca
Jaramillo, Nathalia
Keltner, Stacy
Kim, Na-Rae
King, David
LeBaron, Alan
Lewis, Catherine
Lieberman, Robbie
McClintock, Diana
McGrew, Mandy
Miller, Cherie
Morgan, Nina
Niemann, Linda
Nystrom, Elsa
Paracka, Daniel
Patton, Randy
Piecuch, Jim
Pynn, Tom
Reeve, Kay
Richards, Anne
Silva, Ernesto
Stewart, Linda
Thomas, Griselda
Thomas, Joe
Way, Albert
Wright, Trey