Areas of Research and Teaching Interest
- Modern European history especially France
- Women's and gender history
- Legal history & history of the legal professions
- Liberal arts education
“Of ‘Masculine Tyranny’ and the ‘Women’s
Jury’: The Gender Politics of Jury Service in Belle Époque France.” Law and
History Review (Vol 37, forthcoming autumn 2019).
“Politics, Money, and Distrust:
French-American Alliances in the International Campaign for Women’s Equal
Rights, 1925–1930.” In Nimisha Barton and Richard Hopkins ed., Practiced
Citizenship: Women, Gender and the State in Modern France (Lincoln:
University of Nebraska Press (January 2019), 219-260.
Kimble, Sara L. and Marion Röwekamp, “Exclusion
and Inclusion in the Legal Professions: Negotiating Gender in Central Europe,
1887-1945,” Acta Poloniae Historica [Warsaw]; volume 117 (2018), special
volume on “Gender and Science in East-Central Europe,” 51-93. Published by the
Institute of History, Polish Academy of Sciences.
“Transatlantic Networks for Legal Feminism,
1888-1912,” Forging Bonds across Borders. Transatlantic Collaborations for
Women’s Rights and Social Justice in the Long Nineteenth Century, special
issue of German Historical Institute Bulletin Supplement, edited
by Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson and Anja Schüler, vol. 13 (2017), 55-73.
Kimble, Sara L. and Marion Röwekamp eds.,
New Perspectives on Modern European Women’s Legal History. Series:
Routledge Research in Gender and History. New York: Routledge, 2017. .
“The Rise of ‘Modern Portias’: Female
Lawyers and Activism in Third Republic France.” In New Perspectives on
European Women in the Legal Professions, edited by Sara L. Kimble and
Marion Röwekamp, 125-151. New York: Routledge, 2017.
Kimble, Sara L. and Marion Röwekamp,
“Introduction: Legal Cultures and Communities of Female Protest in Modern
European History, 1860-1960s.” In New Perspectives on European Women in the
Legal Professions, edited by Sara L. Kimble and Marion Röwekamp, 1-24. New
York: Routledge, 2017.
“Feminist Lawyers and Legal Reform in
Modern France, 1900-1946.” In Women in Law and Lawmaking in the Nineteenth
and Twentieth Century Europe, edited by Eva Schandevyl, 45-73. Aldershot:
“Popular Legal Journalism in the Writings
of Maria Vérone.” Proceedings of the Western Society for French History,
vol. 39 (2011): 224-235. (Journal now title: The Journal of the Western
Society for French History.)
“No Right to Judge: Feminism and the
Judiciary in Third Republic France.” French Historical Studies, vol.
31:4 (Winter 2008): 609-641.
“Emancipation through Secularization:
French Feminist Views of Muslim Women’s Condition in Interwar Algeria.” French
Colonial History, vol. 7 (2006): 109-128.
“‘For the Family, France, and
Humanity’: Authority and Maternity in the Tribunaux pour enfants.” Proceedings
of the Western Society for French History, Selected Papers of the 2003 Annual
Meeting, vol. 31 (2003): 212-229. Journal now titled: The Journal of the
Western Society for French History.
Entries in World History Encyclopedia
vol. 14 on New Professional Opportunities for Women: Nursing, Teaching, Clerical, and Feminist Movements in Europe. (ABC-CLIO, 2011).
Entry on France in An Encyclopedia of Infanticide
, Brigitte Bechtold and
Donna Cooper Graves, ed. (Edwin Mellen Press, 2010). Book Reviews
Review of Rachel G. Fuchs, Contested Paternity: Constructing Families in Modern France in Gender and History
Review of Elisa Camiscoli, Reproducing the French Race. Immigration, Intimacy and Embodiment in the Early Twentieth Century in Gender and History
vol. 23:1 (August 2011): 468470.
Review of Harriet Pass Freidenreich, Female, Jewish, and Educated: The Lives of Central European University Women in Women in Judaism: A Multidisciplinary Journal
, vol. 4:2 (2007).
Review of Sylvia Paletschek and Bianka Pietrow-Ennker eds., Women's Emancipation Movements in the Nineteenth Century: A European Perspective in H-France Review
, vol. 5:31 (March 2005): 128-131. Academic Works in Progress
Sara L. Kimble, Women, Feminism, and the Law in Modern France: Justice Redressed
(New York: Routledge, Routledge Research in Gender and History, forthcoming). [ISBN: 978-0-415-74908-4 HB]Professional Affiliations
American Historical Association
Coordinating Council for Women in History
French Historical Society