Dr. A. Absher earned her PhD at the University of Washington. Currently, she is teaching history and composition as a SAGES Fellow at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. The University of Michigan press plans to publish her first book, which examines race in Chicago as seen through the eyes of African American musicians in the city, in the spring of 2013.
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