WHC Advisory Board Member
Dr. Susan Armitage
Washington State University, Pullman
Sue Armitage is Professor of History and Women's Studies, Emerita, at
Washington State University. She holds a Ph.D.
from the University of London (London School of Economics and Political Science).
An authority on women in the U.S. West, her publications include numerous articles
on western women's history and women's oral history.
- co-editor of The Women's West (1987)
- co-editor of So Much to Be Done: Women Settlers on the Mining and Ranching Frontier
- co-editor of Writing the Range: Race, Class, and Culture in the Women's West
- She also is a co-author of the U.S. history textbook Out of Many (Prentice
Hall) now in its fifth edition.
- Co-Editor with Laurie Mercier of Speaking History: Oral Histories of the American
Past 1865-Present (2009)
- From 1995 to 2003, she edited Frontiers: A Journal of Women's Studies.
- Currently she is finishing a history of the women in the Pacific Northwest to be published by the University of Washington Press.