Recent Books by Tucker Fellows

James C. Cobb. C. Vann Woodward: America’s Historian. (University of North Carolina Press, 2022)

Orville Vernon Burton & Armand Derfner. Justice Deferred: Race and the Supreme Court. (Harvard University Press, 2021)

James O. Farmer, Jr., ed. An Edgefield Planter and His World: The 1840s Journals of Whitfield Brooks. (Mercer University Press, 2019)

Judith Giesberg & Randall M. Miller, eds.,  Women and the American Civil War: North-South Counterpoints. (Kent State University Press, 2018).

Larry T. McDonnell. Performing Disunion: The Coming of the Civil War in Charleston, South Carolina. (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

John Mayfield and Todd Hagstette, eds. The Field of Honor: Essays on Southern Character & American Identity. (University of South Carolina Press, 2017)

Louis Ferleger and John Metz.  Cultivating Success in the South: Farm Households in the Postbellum Era. (Cambridge Studies on the American South, 2014)

Fred C. Smith. Trouble in Goshen: Plain Folk, Roosevelt, Jesus, and Marx in the Great Depression South. (University of Mississippi Press, 2014)

Kathleen Hilliard. Masters, Slaves, and Exchange: Power’s Purchase in the Old South. (Cambridge Studies on the American South, 2013)

Call for Updates

Please submit any recent (last five years) book publication information to James “Trae” Welborn via email at to have it included in the “Recent Books by Tucker Fellows” section.

Call for Proposals

Proposals to host future annual meetings are now being accepted. Please provide a budget of anticipated expenses, including the conference rate for hotel rooms, when submitting your proposal to James “Trae” Welborn via email at

Selections will be announced at the annual business meeting.