Emerging Civil War is pleased to welcome Dr. Julie Mujic.
Julie earned her B.S. from Indiana University – Bloomington and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Kent State University. She is currently a tenure-track assistant professor of 19th Century American History at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. She studies the northern home front during the Civil War and is finishing a book for Fordham University Press entitled Why They Stayed: The Mind of Northern Men in the Civil War Midwest.
Previously published work includes “Save a School to Save a Nation: Faculty Responses to the Civil War at Midwestern Universities,” in “So Conceived and So Dedicated”: Intellectual Life in the Civil War Era North, edited by Lorien Foote and Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai (New York: Fordham University Press, 2015) and “’Ours is the harder lot’: Student Patriotism at the University of Michigan during the Civil War,” edited by Ginette Aley and Joseph Anderson, in Union Heartland: The Midwestern Home Front during the Civil War (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2013). She has also published recently with the AHA’s Perspectives on History magazine and The Atlantic.