Sophie White

College of Arts and Letters

1042 Flanner Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556-5611
(574) 631 6529

Professor of American Studies

  • Race
  • Slavery and the African diaspora
  • Native American history
  • French colonial America
  • Material culture

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Notre Dame Professor Wins Prestigious Prize

Sophie White, a professor in the University of Notre Dame’s department of American Studies, has won the 2020 Frederick Douglass Book Prize for her work “Voices of the Enslaved: Love, Labor, and Longing in French Louisiana.”