Kami Fletcher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
B.A. – University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
MPA – University of Arkansas at Little Rock
MA – Texas Woman’s University
Ph.D. – Morgan State University
Areas of Expertise
- Death & Dying
- African American Cemeteries
- Black Undertakers
- The Southern Plantation
- Women’s Studies
- 19th and 20th Century U.S.
Areas of Research
Fletcher, Kami “Long Live Chill #LLC: Exploring Grief, Memorial & Ritual in African American R.I.P. T-shirt Culture.” In A Reflexive Study of the Rituals Associated with Death and Dying, edited by Kalliopi Christoduoulaki and Aubrey Thamann (forthcoming with Berghahn Books 2020).
Fletcher, Kami & Ashley Towle. Editors. Southern Cemeteries: Imprints of Southern Culture. University of Georgia Press (forthcoming 2021).
- African American History I & II
- African American Great Migration
- U.S. History since 1865
- U.S. Social History