Linda Orr

Linda Orr

Professor Emeritus of Romance Studies

External address: 205 Languages Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal address: Box 90257, Department Of Romance Studies, Durham, NC 27708-0257
Phone: (919) 660-3100
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.


  • Ph.D., Yale University 1971

Selected Grants

(90-0397) The Assassination of Jean Zag awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1989 to 1990