New Guest Blogger: Andrea Radke-Moss

By February 28, 2012

Please join us in welcoming our latest guest blogger: Andrea Radke-Moss.

Andrea G. Radke-Moss is a professor of history at Brigham Young University-Idaho, but currently on a two-year leave of absence to be home with her two later-in-life babies. Her book, Bright Enoch, a history of coeducation at land-grant universities in the 19th century West, was published with the University of Nebraska Press in 2008. Since then, she has published numerous chapters on women in the Great Plains, Mormon women at the Chicago World’s Fair, and women in higher education in the West. She is a contributor to the current Women of Faith series by Deseret Book. She is currently researching elite Mormon women’s and men’ birthday celebrations in the 19th-century, and Mormon women’s experiences with violence in Missouri.

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  1. No…freaking….way!

    Comment by Chris H. — February 28, 2012 @ 12:53 am

  2. Welcome, Andrea! I do hope one of your posts is on birthday parties – and perhaps chocolate cake.

    Comment by Amanda HK — February 28, 2012 @ 1:30 am

  3. Well, that settles it. JI is now officially the best blog ever.

    Comment by Ardis E. Parshall — February 28, 2012 @ 2:49 am

  4. This sounds awesome.

    Comment by Saskia — February 28, 2012 @ 2:52 am

  5. excellent

    Comment by smb — February 28, 2012 @ 8:19 am

  6. Welcome, Andrea (it feels a bit odd calling you that, rather than Prof. Radke, grin)!

    Comment by David G. — February 28, 2012 @ 9:46 am

  7. David, try Sister Radke-Moss…she loves it. Hehe.

    Comment by Chris H. — February 28, 2012 @ 10:55 am

  8. Ardis is right! JI is killing the rest of us with awesomeness.

    Comment by Chris H. — February 28, 2012 @ 10:57 am

  9. Welcome, Andrea! Thrilled to have you posting here.

    Comment by Christopher — February 28, 2012 @ 12:06 pm


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