Lange is an expert on the history of the women’s suffrage movement in the United States. She is a professor, curator, and public speaker who seeks to share her expertise with the public.

Allison K. Lange is an assistant professor of history at the Wentworth Institute of Technology. Her book, Picturing Political Power: Images in the Women’s Suffrage Movement, will be published in spring 2020 by the University of Chicago Press. The book traces the ways that women’s rights reformers and their opponents used images to define gender and power in the United States.

She is curating suffrage exhibitions at the Massachusetts Historical Society and Harvard’s Schlesinger Library. Lange delivers talks across the country, including at the National Portrait Gallery, Cornell University, and the Museum of the City of New York.