Mona Vance-Ali

Instructor of Public History


About Mona Vance-Ali

BS Communications/Public Relations, Mississippi University for Women
MA in History, University of North Carolina Wilmington

Teaching areas: Public History

Research areas: Public History; Lowndes County, MS; Women’s History; African American History; and Genealogy

Selected publications:

  • Images of America: Columbus. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2011.
  • “Mississippi University for Women and the Battle over Coeducation” The Journal of Mississippi History, vol. LXXII, no. 1, Spring 2010

Other: Vance-Ali is the Archivist at the Billups Garth Archive at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library.