Personal Essays

2020  “Why Well-behaved Women Seldom Make History,” BYU Studies Quarterly 59.3 (2020).  

2017 “The Personal and The Historical,” in To Be Learned Is Good: Essays on Faith and Scholarship in Honor of Richard Lyman Bushman , ed. J. Spencer Fluhman, Kathleen Flake,, and Jed Woodworth, Provo, Utah: Neal A. Maxwell Institute. 

2015 “Heritage and History: A Personal Essay,”  Journal of Mormon History 41. 1 (January 2015), 3-13 

2002  “A Pail of Cream,” The Journal of American History, 89.1 (June 2002): 43-47

1992 “Martha’s Diary and Mine,” Journal of Women's History, 4.2, (Fall 1992): 157-160 

1992 “A Phi Beta Kappa Key and a Safety Pin,” Commencement Address, University of Utah, reprinted in All God’s Critters Got a Place in the Choir, Salt Lake City: Aspen Books, 1995.

 

RESPONSES TO SCHOLARLY COMMENTARY ON MY WORK

2020. Response to Brittany Chapman Nash, Gary Bergera, Claudia Bushman, Christine Talbot, “Roundtable: A House Full of Females,” Journal of Mormon History 46.2 (April 2020): 74-95

2017. Response to Ann M. Little, W. Paul Reeve, Sarah Carter, “Review Panel: A House Full of Females,” Mormon Studies Review 5.1 (2017): 1-16.

2015. “Looking at a Candid Photograph of Myself,” response to Marion Rust, “Personal History: Martha Ballard, Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, and the Scholarly Guise in Early American Women’s Studies,” Legacy: A Journal of Women Writers,  32. 2,  (2015):169-172.

2002. ”Dialogue,” a response to Mary Maples Dunn, Patricia Cline Cohen, Marla R. Miller, “Paradigm Shift Books: A Midwife’s Tale,” Journal of Women's History 14 (2002):158-161. 

 

AN INTERVIEW WITH CORYDON IRELAND IN THE HARVARD GAZETTE

2014, Corydon Ireland, “I had the advantage of disadvantage”: Interview with Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, Harvard Gazette,  October 22, 2014.  Photographs by Stephanie Mitchell.