Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College


Dolita Cathcart

Dolita Cathcart

Associate Professor of History

Ph.D., Boston College
M.A., University of Massachusetts, Boston
A.B., Harvard-Radcliffe Colleges

Main Interests

Race, class, gender and identity. History of the Americas and African Diaspora studies.

Research Interests

Late 19th and early 20th century African American Women's political and social participation.

Teaching Interests

US History, African and African American History, Women's History.

Other Interests

Aikido, science fiction

Student Projects

Varied: Oral histories, African and African American issues, family studies, the history of baseball, a criticl analysis of Susan Faludi's work, masculinity, etc. Are just a few of the topics.