Deirdre Cooper Owens awarded book prize and selected as OAH Distinguished Lecturer


Prof. Deirdre Cooper Owens's book, Medical Bondage: Race, Gender, and the Origins of American Gynecology (Univ Georgia Press, 2017) won the Darlene Clark Award from the Organization of American Historians, as the best book in African-American women's and gender history for this year! The OAH has also selected Dee-Dee as a Distinguished Lecturer. This is huge news - congratulations to Prof. Cooper Owens!