Linn Posey-Maddox

Position title: Associate Professor, Educational Policy Studies


Phone: (608) 262-6863

219 Education Building

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Other Campus Affiliations:

Afro-American Studies
Institute for Research on Poverty

Selected Publications:

Posey-Maddox, Linn. 2017. “Schooling in suburbia: The intersections of race, class, gender, and place in Black fathers’ engagement and family-school relationships.” Gender & Education 5: 577-593.

Posey-Maddox, Linn. 2017. “Race in place: Black parents, family-school relations, and multi-spatial microaggressions in a predominantly white suburb.” Teachers College Record, 119 (11) 1-42.

Posey-Maddox, Linn., Shelley Kimelberg, and Maia Cucchiara. 2016. “Seeking a ‘critical mass’: Middle-class parents’ collective engagement in city public schooling.” British Journal of Sociology of Education 37: 905-927.

Posey-Maddox, Linn. 2014. When middle-class parents choose urban schools: Class, race, and the challenge of equity in public education. Chicago: University of Chicago Press