Bristol Anne Cave-LaCoste

TitlePh.D. Candidate
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
AffiliationsLatin American & Latino Studies
OfficeHumanities & Social Sciences Bldg, rm 115 (TA Lab)
Campus Mail StopHistory Department
Bristol Anne Cave-LaCoste

Research Interests

 Immigration and citizenship, Victorian and Progressive Era sexuality, prostitution, U.S.-Mexico borderlands, LGBTQ history

Biography, Education and Training


BA, American Studies, DePaul University (2012)

Courses Taught:

His 10B: U.S. History, 1877-1977 (2017)

COWL 170F: Freedom and Race (2018)

HIS 39C: Queer in the U.S.A. (2018)

Teaching Assistant Experience:

  • Civil Rights

  • Chicana/Chicano History

  • Latina/Latino History

  • World War USA

  • The Great Depression

  • WW2 Memories of the Pacific

Honors, Awards and Grants

  • UCSC Regents fellowship (2015)

  • History Department Pre-Dissertation Fellowship (2015)

  • UCSC Chicano Latino Research Center Mini-grant (2016)

  • Cantú Award (2017)

Teaching Interests

  • Chicano/a history

  • Asian American history

  • History of sexuality in the U.S.

  • LGBTQ history