Franky Abbott


I'm currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in History and Digital Humanities at the University of Alabama's Alabama Digital Humanities Center. I have a PhD in American Studies at Emory where I worked as a graduate fellow at Emory's Digital Scholarship Commons (DiSC) and as managing editor of the open access journal, Southern Spaces ( My own research is on geographies of black migration and suburbanization in the Atlanta metro region, 1990-2012.