W. Fitzhugh Brundage

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W. Fitzhugh Brundage
Born 1959
Alma mater University of Chicago
Harvard University
Occupation Historian
Employer University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

William Fitzhugh Brundage (born 1959) is an American historian. He is the William B. Umstead Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the author of three books.

Early life[edit]

Brundage graduated from the University of Chicago,[citation needed] and from Harvard University with an MA and Ph.D, in 1988.[1]


Brundage taught at Queen's University, and University of Florida.[citation needed] He teaches at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he is the chair of the History department.[1]

Brundage is the author of three books. He won the Merle Curti Award from the Organization of American Historians in 1994 for Lynching in the New South: Georgia and Virginia, 1880–1930.[2]



  1. ^ a b "W. Fitzhugh Brundage". Department of History. UNC College of Arts and Sciences. Retrieved February 28, 2018. 
  2. ^ "Merle Curti Award Winners". Organization of American Historians. Retrieved February 28, 2018. 

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