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 Linda HeidenreichLinda Heidenreich

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Chicana/Chicano Studies
  • Queer Studies
  • History and Culture of 19th-Century Greater Mexico

Professional Positions

  • Representative for the Pacific Northwest Foco of the National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies
  • Book Review editor for the journal of Chicana/Latina Studies

Selected Publications

  • “This Land was Mexican Once”: Histories of Resistance from Northern California. University of Texas Press, 2007.
  • “Vampires Among Us,” Peace Review v.24 no.1 (Winter 2012)
  • “Me and Betty Crocker, or, from WASPy White to Mestiza, 75 Years of General Mills” Reconstruction v.10 no.4 (Spring 2011).
  • “‘I do not like the white man much, because he is a liar and a thief’: Subaltern Women and Narratives of Resistance in Late Nineteenth-Century California” inWomen and Politics: California from the Gold Rush to the Great Depression, eds. Robert W. Cherny and Ann Wilson University of Nebraska, 2011.
  • “Learning from the Death of Gwen Araujo? Transphobic Racial Subordination and Queer Latina Survival in the Twenty-first Century.” Journal of Chicana/Latina Studies 6, no. 1 (Fall 2006).
  • “Against the Grain: Confronting Hispanic Service Organizations in Times of Increasing Inequalities, 1930 and 2005.” Journal of Latinos in Education 5, no. 2 (2006).
  • “The Colonial North: Histories of Women and Violence from before the U.S. Invasion.” Aztlán 30 (Spring 2005): 23-54.
  • “Mobilizing Linear Histories: Violence, the Printed Word, and the Construction of Euro-American Identities in an ‘American’ County.” Journal of American Ethnic History 23 (Spring 2004): 41-77.

Contact Dr. Heidenreich
Wilson-Short Hall 10F

Spring 2018 Office Hours

Thursdays, 4:00–5:00 p.m.

Past Courses

  • Amer_St 527
  • Amer_St 590
  • CES 151
  • CES 255
  • CES/Women_St 300
  • CES 309/Women_St 369
  • CES/Women_St 454
  • Women_St 101
  • Women_St 201
  • Women_St 211