About the editor

Jo Blatti is an independent historian based in Little Rock, Arkansas. Recent commitments include serving as project director for If a Stranger Sojourns Among Thee, an oral history series documenting Hispanic migration to northern Arkansas, and curating the exhibit Harry Miller's Vision of Arkansas, 1900-1910 for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Other publications include Women's History in Minnesota, Past Meets Present, and Landscape of Hope and Despair (co-authored with Sandra Menefee Taylor and Linda Gammell). Blatti serves on the board of the Arkansas Women's History Institute and is the exhibit review editor of The Public Historian, the journal of the National Council on Public History. She frequently contributes reviews and essays to professional journals.