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Dr. Rachel Wallace

Adjunct Instructor

Dr. Rachel Wallace
Dr. Rachel Wallace

Recent Publications

  • “’She’s punch drunk!!’ Humor, Domestic Violence and the British Working Class in Andy Capp cartoons, 1957-1965” Journal of Popular Culture, vol. 51, issue 1, (February 2018): 129-151
  • “Tasting New Orleans: How the Mardi Gras King Cake came to represent the Crescent City” Southern Cultures 24, no. 4 (2018), 6-23
  • “Public History of the Gay Community in 1970s Belfast: Exhibiting Private Photographs and Oral Histories” The Public Historian (Forthcoming)


PhD. in History (November 2018) Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland / MA. in Modern American History, (2013) with Distinction / BA. in Modern History and Literature, (2012) with First

Classes Taught

Transnational Perspectives on Gender and Sexuality in the 20th Century US

1960s in US and Europe

Global History I

Global History II

Areas of Expertise

Major Focus: Gender and Sexuality History, American History, Oral History, Public History.

Specialization: British and Irish History, Transnational History, Food History, Cultural Studies, Social Movements.


Currently a Research Fellow, Southern Food and Beverage Museum.