Julie Buckner Armstrong, Ph.D.
Professor of English
Literature Program Coordinator
Julie Buckner Armstrong is author of Mary Turner and the Memory of Lynching and editor of multiple books on the civil rights movement including, most recently, the Cambridge Companion to American Civil Rights Literature. At USFSP she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in American literature, Introduction to the English Major, Senior Portfolio, and Introduction to Literature. When she is not working, she likes to walk, canoe, travel, and waste time on social media.
Her publications include Mary Turner and the Memory of Lynching(University of Georgia Press, 2011); Ed., The Civil Rights Reader: American Literature from Jim Crow to Reconciliation (University of Georgia Press, 2010); and Co-ed., with Susan Hult Edwards, Houston Bryan Robertson, and Rhonda J. Williams, Teaching the American Civil Rights Movement: Freedom’s Bittersweet Song (Routledge, 2002).