Cookie Woolner: Cultural historian of race, gender and sexuality.

Assistant Professor of History, University of Memphis

Cookie Woolner is a cultural historian of race, gender, and sexuality in the modern U.S. She is an Associate Professor in the History department at the University of Memphis. Her current manuscript, “The Famous Lady Lovers:” African American Women and Same-Sex Desire Before Stonewall (under contract with UNC Press), explores the lives of of Black women who loved women in the Interwar era.


Dr. Cookie Woolner

Department of History
219 Mitchell Hall
University of Memphis
Memphis, TN 38152

© Cookie Woolner 2016.
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