Elizabeth More is a lecturer in the Committee on Degrees in History and Literature. She also teaches for the Committee on Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality. She is currently working on a book manuscript, "Best Interests: Feminism, Social Science, and the Revaluing of Working Mothers in Modern America," that traces the history of proponents of maternal employment from World War II through the 1990s.

Research Interests

  • History of women, work, and the family
  • Modern American cultural and intellectual history
  • Feminism and social movements in America and Europe
  • Race, gender, and work in the U.S.
  • Political economy of gender


Ph.D., Department of History, Harvard University, 2012
A.B., Department of American Civilization, Brown University, 2002