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Linda Orr

Professor Emeritus of Romance Studies
Romance Studies
Box 90257, Department of Romance Studies, Durham, NC 27708-0257
205 Languages Bldg, Durham, NC 27708


20th Century Literature, History, Culture, Memory, in palrticular the German Occupation of France (women, children in war, the body, Resistance); "Assimilation" of North Africans in France; the Relationship of France to its former colony and protectorates in North Africa; contemporary politics. 19th Century literature, historiography, history and culture: novels, memoirs, essays.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor Emeritus of Romance Studies · 2006 - Present Romance Studies, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Education, Training & Certifications

Yale University · 1971 Ph.D.