Jane Adams

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General Information

Name: Jane Adams

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: N/A

Website: N/A

Email: jadams@siu.edu

Illinois Connection

Adams is a professor of Anthropology and History at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Illinois. She received her MA and PhD from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and her BA from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jane Adams is recognized for her contribution to the understanding and appreciation of life in southern Illinois. She is the editor of All Anybody Wanted of Me Was to Work: The Memoirs of Edith Bradley Rendleman and Fighting for the Farm: Rural America Transformed.

Published Works

The Transformation of Rural Life : Southern Illinois,1890-1990, The University of North Carolina Press, 1994

Titles at Your Library

Literary Awards


Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Jane Adams on WorldCat


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