Kathryn Norberg

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Kathryn Norberg is an Associate Professor of History and Gender Studies at UCLA. Norberg served as Interim Chair of Women’s Studies (now Gender Studies) from 1990 to 1991, and as co-chair from 1998 to 2000. With Sandra Harding, she wrote the proposal which brought Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society to UCLA. Between 2000 and 2005, she and Harding coedited Signs. Norberg’s teaching and research focuses on women and power in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe. Her publications include Rich and Poor in Grenoble (University of California Press, 1984) and Prostitution in France: From Ninon to Manon (forthcoming).