Kimberly R. Kellison

Associate Professor and Chair of History
Office Hours

M W TH F 10:00 – 11:30a.m., Or by appointment only

    Ph.D., University of South Carolina, 1997
    American South, Civil War and Reconstruction,
    Religion in the American South

Select Publications
  • "Men, Women, and the Marriage of the Union: Fourth of July Celebrations in Antebellum Georgia, 1825-1860," The Georgia Historical Quarterly Vol. XCVIII, No. 3 (Fall, 2014):129-154.
  • "South Carolina Baptists, The Primitive-Missionary Schism, and the Revival of the Early 1830s," The South Carolina Historical Magazine Vol. 110, Nos. 3-4 (July-October, 2009): 154-179.
  • "Parameters of Promiscuity: Sexuality, Violence, and Religion in Upcountry South Carolina," in Vale of Tears: New Essays on Religion and Reconstruction, eds. Edward J. Blum and W. Scott Poole (Macon: Mercer University Press, 2005): 15-35.
  • "A Seceding State of Mind: The Antimission Controversy in Upcountry South Carolina, 1820-1860," American Baptist Quarterly Vol. 23, No. 1 (March, 2004): 35-49.
  • "Toward Humanitarian Ends? Protestants and Slave Reform in South Carolina, 1830-1865," The South Carolina Historical Magazine Vol. 3, No. 103 (July, 2002): 210-225. Malcolm C. Clark Award, Best Article for 2002.

Courses taught at Baylor
    History 2365 History of the United States to 1877
    History 2366 History of the United States Since 1877
    History 4340 Southern Identity: Autobiography as History
    History 4368 Civil War and Reconstruction
    History 4383 History of the South
    History 5371 Religion in the American South