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Anna Koivusalo

Postdoctoral Researcher

  • PL 59 (Unioninkatu 38)



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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

history, Ph.D., University of Helsinki

law, Master of Laws, Turun yliopisto

Fields of Science

  • 615 History and Archaeology
  • American History
  • southern history
  • history of emotions
  • honor
  • U.S. Civil War
  • U.S. Reconstruction
  • American Studies

Publications 2013 2018

  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Other contribution
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis

Honor and Humiliation: James Chesnut and Violent Emotions in Reconstruction South Carolina

Koivusalo, A., Apr 2018, In : American studies in Scandinavia. 50, 1, p. 27-49 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

"He Ordered the First Gun Fired & He Resigned First": James Chesnut, Southern Honor, and Emotion

Koivusalo, A., 2017, The Field of Honor: Essays on Southern Character & American Identity. Mayfield, J. & Hagstette, T. (eds.). Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina press, p. 196–212 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Mies, joka aloitti Yhdysvaltain sisällissodan: James Chesnut ja etelävaltiolainen kunniakäsitys

Koivusalo, A. H., 2013, Suomi-Amerikka Yhdistysten liitto.

Research output: Other contribution

Projects 2018 2021


Asla-Fulbright Graduate Grant

Anna Koivusalo (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prizes and awards

Melvin E. Bradford Dissertation Prize

Anna Koivusalo (Recipient), 28 Jul 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

The American-Scandinavian Foundation Award

Anna Koivusalo (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 2011 2019

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Anna Koivusalo (Visiting researcher)
1 Aug 201931 May 2020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Tunnehistorian symposium

Anna Koivusalo (Attendee)
21 May 201822 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

"Kuningas Puuvillan" valtakunta: Yhdysvaltain Etelä 1787-1877

Anna Koivusalo (Teacher)
4 Sep 201818 Oct 2018

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - External teaching and subject coordination

Press / Media

Pelko kunnian menettämisestä käynnisti USA:n sisällissodan

Anna Koivusalo


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media