Fowlkes, Diane L., 1939-2020
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
The Atlanta Civic and Neighborhood History Oral History Collection contains interviews with activists and lawyers from the city of Atlanta.
Fowlkes began her 25-year career as a professor at Georgia State in 1973, rising through the ranks from Assistant to Associate Professor in 1980, and to full Professor in 1992. The papers and manuscripts of the collection shed light on many facets of Dr. Fowlkes' career at Georgia State, including her promotions to Associate Professor in 1980 and Full Professor in 1992, her teaching activities, and her committee work (Series II).
The Georgia Women's Movement Oral History Collection began in 1995 as part of the Georgia Women's Movement Project, a joint undertaking of the Women's Studies Institute of Georgia State University and the Special Collections Department of the University Library. Although the focus of the collection has been the Equal Rights Amendment, also covered are many topics relating to the lives of women throughout the twntieth and twenty-first centuries.
In June 1995, the Special Collections Department of the Georgia State University Library initiated a project to build archival collections in women's history. The collection includes materials (manuscript materials, invitations and programs, flyers, audio recordings, photographs, and artifacts) documenting the history and activities of the Georgia Women's Movement Project.
Jeffrey Gordon Jones has worked as a software engineer and a research scientist (1979-1992) and as a part-time instructor in the History Department at Georgia State University (September 1995-March 1996). The Jeffrey G. Jones Collection consists of research materials collected by Jones from 1993 to 1995 in the process of writing his thesis, Georgia and the ERA, for his master's degree in history at Georgia State University.
This series of interviews was conducted by Georgia State University political science professor Diane Fowlkes with eight prominent women politicians in Georgia.
- Collection 5
- Archival Object 3
- Atlanta (Ga.) 3
- Equal rights amendments 3
- Feminism 3
- Georgia 3
- oral histories (document genres) 3
- Women's studies 2
- Community activists 1
- Lawyers 1
- Political activists 1
- Political science -- Study and teaching 1
- Special events -- Planning 1
- Women in public life 1
- Women political scientists 1
- Women's rights 1
- Women's studies -- Archival resources 1
- audiocassettes 1
- research (document genres) 1 + ∧ less