Barbara McCaskill

Barbara McCaskill

Barbara McCaskill

BARBARA McCASKILL is a professor of English at the University of Georgia, and co-director of the Civil Rights Digital Library Initiative. She is the author of Post-Bellum, Pre-Harlem: African American Literature and Culture, 1877-1919 (New York University Press, 2006), Love, Liberation, and Escaping Slavery: William and Ellen Craft in Cultural Memory (Georgia, 2015), and a teaching edition of the 1860 memoir Running 1,000 Miles for Freedom: The Escape of William and Ellen Craft from Slavery (University of Georgia Press, 1999).