Austin McCoy’s research interests focus on political economy, the Left, labor, social movements and activism, the carceral state, and hip hop culture. 

Keywords: African-American history, 20th-century U.S. politics, the Left, social movements and activism

Past Affiliations

Michigan Mellon Fellow, Department of History of Art, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, University of Michigan (past)

PhD, University of Michigan, History, 2016
MA, Kent State University, History, 2009
MA, Ohio State University, African American and African Studies, 2007
BA, Ohio State University, 2004