Jean Freedman

Jean Freedman

Address: Phillips Hall



Jean Freedman holds a BA in Dramatic Art from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MA and Ph.D. in folklore from Indiana University. Her first book, Whistling in the Dark: Memory and Culture in Wartime London, is a study of the interplay between culture and political ideology in London during World War II. Her second book, a biography of American folksinger Peggy Seeger, will be published by the University of Illinois Press in 2016. Dr. Freedman has taught at Montgomery College since 2002, primarily in the history and women’s studies departments. In addition, she is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in t

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