Talking about Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain at the Chemung Historical Society in April 2019.

Talking about Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain at the Chemung Historical Society in April 2019.

Sarah has experience delivering talks for all sorts of audiences: historical societies, Civil War roundtables, scholars, and students. An engaging and practiced speaker, Sarah’s talks use humor and storytelling to make sure every audience member is drawn in. Past talks have been on topics including the Civil War era, Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, the histories of disability and medicine, history research methods, and history career planning. Recently, Sarah has also given several talks on digital public history and history podcasting.

For a peek at one of Sarah’s talks, check out this recorded version of the talk she gave to the Chemung Historical Society in the spring of 2019.

Looking for someone to talk to your students about digital history projects? Interested in hosting a talk on disability history? Or maybe you want someone to lead a roundtable discussion on Civil War medicine? Get in touch!

Handley-Cousins BODIES cover-page-001.jpg

Want to interview Sarah for your blog, podcast, or other outlet about Bodies in Blue?

As a podcaster and blogger, Sarah is skilled at talking about scholarship in an engaging and fun way. Get in touch if you’re interested in featuring her and her research on your show or site!