Daina Ramey Berry,Ph.D. is the Oliver H. Radkey Regents Professor of History; Fellow of Walter Prescott Webb Chair in History; Fellow of George W. Littlefield Professorship in American History at the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author and editor of six award-winning books; a distinguished lecturer for the Organization of American Historians; and the incoming chair of the History Department (9/1/2020). Her most recent books are A BLACK WOMEN'S HISTORY OF THE United States (Beacon, 2020, with Kali Nicole Gross) and THE PRICE FOR THEIR POUND OF FLESH: THE VALUE OF THE ENSLAVED, FROM WOMB TO GRAVE, IN THE BUILDING OF A NATION (Beacon, 2017). Follow her on Twitter: @DainaRameyBerry.
Distinguished Lecturer for the Organization of American Historians