Dr. Patricia Norred Derr

Associate Professor
Department of History
Lytle 116
Phone: 610-683-4386


B.J. University of Texas, Austin
M.A. University of North Texas
Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia

American Social and Cultural History
American Colonial History

Courses Taught
HIS 228 A History of Religion in America
HIS 230 Topics in the History of America Popular Culture
HIS 240 African American History
HIS 252 American Colonial History
HIS 378 Junior Seminar in Historical Methodology

Selected Publications
Patricia Norred Derr, Raising Freedom's Child: Black Children and Visions of the Future after Slavery by Mary Niall Mitchell. Pennsylvania History 76:3 (Summer 2009).

Patricia Norred Derr, A Texas Baptist Power Struggle: The Hayden Controversy by Joseph E. Early Jr. in Journal of South Texas 20:1 (Spring 2007).

Patricia Norred Derr and Catherine Cookson, "Peace Churches," in the Encyclopedia of Religious Experience, ed., Catherine Cookson (Routledge, 2003).

Andrew Arnold, Ph.D
Professor and Chair
Lytle 115
Phone: 610-683-4385

Anne Manmiller
Lytle 115
Phone: 610-683-4385