Lisa Vox is a former writer forThoughtCo who contributed articles about American and African-American history. Holding a Doctor of Philosophy from Emory University, she has taught both history and environmental history with an emphasis on race-related issues at Emory University, Spelman College, Morehouse College, and Lesley University. She is currently a professor of history at the University of Massachusetts at Boston. Her publications cover a range of topics, including African-American history and religious history.
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