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The OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program


Nancy MacLean

Nancy MacLeanNancy MacLean is the William H. Chafe Professor of History and Public Policy at Duke University. She is the author of Behind the Mask of Chivalry: The Making of the Second Ku Klux Klan (1994); Freedom Is Not Enough: The Opening of the American Workplace (2006); The Modern Women's Movement: A Brief History with Documents (2008); Debating the Conservative Movement: 1945 to the Present, with Donald T. Critchlow (2009), and Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America (2017), a finalist for the National Book Award. A recipient of numerous scholarly prizes and fellowships, she has also received several teaching awards.

Twitter: @NancyMacLean5.

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