Dr. Faust, who has both the Lindback Award and of SAS's Ira Abrams Award for her teaching, is the author of the recent and widely acclaimed Mothers of Invention: Women of the Slaveholding South in the American Civil War, and of several earlier prize-winning books in her field.
Her appointment will be marked by a reception October 3 for past and present faculty members in Women's Studies at Penn. It will be followed by the first meeting of the Women's Studies Penn Mid-Atlantic Seminar, where Dr. Faust will give a presentation on Mothers of Invention with Dr. Peter Stallybrass of English as discussant.
Volume 43 Number 3
September 10, 1996
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