I am currently under contract with Vanderbilt University Press to write a general audience book on Nashville’s LGBTQ+ history from the 1920s to present day.


Below is a select group of essays I have written for popular and peer-reviewed publications. My research interests cover a wide array of topics within the realm of civil and human rights, which is reflected in many of these written pieces.

While I served as Archivist at MTSU’s Albert Gore Research Center, I wrote blog posts based on primary source research. Here are a few examples:

Cited Research

This section includes some of my research that has been cited by other academic scholars.

Non-Academic Writing

Sarah is a Contributing Writer for Connect, an LGBTQ+ media company based in Tennessee.

Other essays published: