Michelle A. Purdy

Michelle A. Purdy

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Michelle A. Purdy is assistant professor of education and affiliate faculty member of the Interdisciplinary Program in Urban Studies and the Center on Urban Research and Public Policy at Washington University in St. Louis. She is co-editor of Using Past as Prologue: Contemporary Perspectives on African American Educational History.

Author Events


Thursday, October 11, 2018 | 4:00pm
Transforming the Elite
Yale University
New Haven, CT


Thursday, November 8, 2018 | 6:30pm
Transforming the Elite
The Potter's House
Washington, DC

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 | 7:00pm
Transforming the Elite
Left Bank Books
St Louis , MO

Books by the Author