Dr. Ann Ostendorf
Associate Professor of History
502 East Boone Ave
AD Box 035
Spokane, WA 99258
509-313-5948 direct
Office Location:

College Hall 431E

Office Hours:

FALL 2017:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:00-12:00
and by appointment


Dr. Ann Ostendorf earned a B.A. from St. Louis University and a Ph.D. in American History from Marquette University.  She currently teaches classes in Colonial American and early United States history, as well as courses on the Civil War and American Culture.  Her scholarly interests include cultural history, studies of ethnicity and race, the lower Mississippi River region and music.  Her recent book from the University of Georgia Press is titled Sounds American: National Identity and the Music Cultures of the Lower Mississippi River Valley, 1800-1860. She enjoys world music, travel, yoga, vegetarian soul food, Futbol Club Barcelona and the outdoors. 

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