Stanford Experts

Allyson Hobbs

Title:
Associate Professor of History

Email:
[email protected]

Phone:
(650) 725-0994

Website:
https://profiles.stanford.edu/allyson-hobbs

Description

Allyson Hobbs teaches courses on American identity, African American history, African American women’s history, and twentieth century American history. Her first book, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life (Harvard University Press, 2014), examines the phenomenon of racial passing in the United States from the late eighteenth century to the present.