Lisa Lindquist-Dorr

Lisa Lindquist-Dorr

Dr. Lisa Lindquist-Dorr

Associate Professor,
Associate Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2000

Research Interests

  • Southern History Since 1865
  • U. S. Women’s History
  • Alabama Women and Alcohol During Prohibition
  • 1920s Popular Culture in the South
  • Women and Family life in the South in the 1920s


Courses Taught

  • American Civilization Since 1865
  • American South Since 1865
  • American Women’s History
  • African American Women’s History
  • Southern Women’s History

Recent Publications

  • White Women, Rape, and the Power of Race in Virginia, 1900-1960 (Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press, 2004).
  • “Black-on-White Rape and Retribution in Twentieth-Century Virginia: ‘Men, Even Negroes, Must Have Some Protection,'” The Journal of Southern History 66 (November 2000): 711-748.
  • “Another Negro-Did-It Crime,” in Sex Without Consent, Merrill Smith, ed. (New York: NYU Press, 2001).

Awards and Honors

  • Research Advisory Council Grant from the University of Alabama (2003)
  • Fellow at the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African and Afro-American Studies, University of Virginia (1998-2000)
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