Mark Souther is a historian based in Cleveland, Ohio. He is Professor of History and Director of the Center for Public History + Digital Humanities at Cleveland State University. He holds a Ph.D. in History from Tulane University, an M.A. in History from the University of Richmond, and a B.A. in History from Furman University. Read more

Mark Souther’s current book project, under advance contract with Louisiana State University Press, is titled Sandhill Cities: Metropolitan Ambitions on Georgia’s Fall Line. His research examines metropolitan and regional development in and around three midsize cities—Augusta, Macon, and Columbus—in the 20th century.  Read more.

From Northeast Ohio to East Africa, Mark Souther has led public history projects, all of which have included a central digital component. These projects focus on location-based stories and tours, oral history collecting, and digital humanities tool development. Read more.