Sarah Haley

Associate Professor, Gender Studies; Associate Director, Center for the Study of Women


Contact Information

Email    shaley@ucla.edu
Office  1117 Rolfe Hall


Ph.D., African American Studies & American Studies, Yale University, 2010.
M.A., African American Studies and American Studies, Yale University, 2007.
B.A., Political Science, Vassar College, 2001.


Princeton University Center for African American Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2010

Lerner Scott Prize for Best Doctoral Dissertation in Women’s History, Organization of American Historians, 2010

Sylvia Ardyn Boone Prize for Best Dissertation in African American Culture, Yale University, 2010

Johannesburg Workshop in Theory and Criticism Fellowship, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 2009

Selected Publications

“‘Like I was a Man’: Chain Gangs, Gender, and the Domestic Carceral Sphere in Jim Crow Georgia.” Signs: Journal of Women and Culture in Society (forthcoming Winter, 2013).  

Review of Criminal Injustice: Slaves and Free Blacks in Georgia’s Criminal Justice System by Glenn McNair.  Journal of African American History 96: 2 (Spring 2011).