Charles J. Shindo
Professor


237B Himes Hall
578-4478
cshindo@lsu.edu

COURSES TAUGHT: U.S. History Since 1865; Age of FDR; History of Popular Culture of America; Asian American History; Graduate Seminars in History
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS:  American culture between the World Wars
INTERESTED IN DIRECTING THESES AND DISSERTATIONS ON:  U.S. Cultural History

BRIEF VITA

Education: B.A. University of Southern California, 1984; M.A. Cal State Fullerton, 1987; Ph.D. University of Rochester, 1992

Awards and Honors:  2003 Roselyn Boneno Award for Teaching; 1998 Caroline Bancroft Prize, Western History Department, Denver Public Library

Notable Articles: 

"Myth of the Dust Bowl," Wilson Quarterly, vol. 24, no. 4 (Autumn 2000): 25-30

About Dust Bowl Migrants in the American Imagination  

Books:  

Dust Bowl Migrants in the American Imagination (University Press of Kansas, 1997)