Share This

Amanda Brickell

Amanda is a graduate student in the history doctoral program at UNC-Chapel Hill, studying serfdom in Russia and slavery in the U.S. South. Research interests include comparative history, memory, literature, and conceptions of race. She lives in Carrboro, NC with her husband and their dog. Find out more at

Ten Things I Can’t Do Without

  1. Green tea
  2. Biscuits
  3. My Bernese Mountain Dog
  4. Sunblock
  5. Running sneakers
  6. Metropolitan Museum of Art
  7. Anything by Tolstoy or Dostoevsky
  8. Rachmaninov’s Vespers
  9. WSJ and NYT
  10. Visits to Yazoo City, Mississippi

Amanda Brickell's contributions: