Lynn Sacco
Assistant Professor, History, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN USA
865 974-7092

Her book will be out by fall of 2009: the first book-length history of father-daughter incest in the U.S.: Unspeakable: Father-Daughter Incest in American History. Johns Hopkins University Press (in production, 2009). Also published 'Sanitized For Your Protection: Medical Discourse and the Denial of Incest in the United States, 1890-1940'. Journal of Women’s History 14 (autumn 2002): 80

Research interests: gender/sexuality; U.S. Gilded Age + Progressive Era; social and cultural history.

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