Dr. Tera Agyepong Joins Prison Public Memory Project Team

Dr. Tera Agyepong, Prison Public Memory Project scholar collaborator

We’re excited to announce that we recently welcomed historian Dr. Tera Agyepong to our team as a scholar collaborator. Tera will be collaborating with the Prison Public Memory Project on scholarship about race, gender, and the history of confinement of women and girls in New York and Illinois. Tera is Assistant Professor at DePaul College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences in Chicago, Illinois. She has a J.D. and Ph.D from Northwestern University and her research and teaching interests are African American History; Race, Gender, History and the Law; Legal History; Criminal/Juvenile Justice Systems; and Urban History.