Farrar Award in Media & Civil Rights History
This award recognizes the best journal article or chapter in an edited book on the
historical relationship between media and civil rights published during the previous
Carol A. Stabile - 2013
Dr. Carol A. Stabile, professor at the University of Oregon, won the 2013 Farrar Award
for her article published in the September 2011 issue of Communication and Critical/Cultural
Studies: "The Typhoid Marys of the Left: Gender, Race and the Broadcast Blacklist."
William P. Hustwit - 2012
William P. Hustwit, visiting assistant professor of history at the University of Mississippi, won
the 2012 Farrar Award for his article “From Caste To Color Blindness: James J. Kilpatrick’s
Segregationist Semantics” published in the August 2011 issue of The Journal of Southern
Gordan Mantler - 2011
Gordon Mantler, lecturing fellow in the Thompson Writing Program at Duke University, won
the Farrar Award for his article "'The Press Did You In': The Poor People's Campaign
and the Mass Media," published in the Spring 2010 issue of The Sixties: A Journal
of History, Politics and Culture.