Participant Info

First Name
Lauren Lassabe
Last Name
University of New Orleans
Website URL
higher education, conservatism
Additional Contact Information

Personal Info

About Me

My expertise is in the history of United States higher education broadly, but I am especially interested in how the political and cultural Right view higher ed’s place in society. I teach in the Department of Education and Human Development at the University of New Orleans.

Recent Publications

Resistance from the Right: Conservatives and the Campus Wars in Modern America (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2023)

A list of recent book chapters, book reviews, op-eds, and conference presentations is updated regularly on my website: 

Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States
Expertise by Geography
North America
Expertise by Chronology
8, 9
Expertise by Topic
Higher Ed, Politics