Participant Info

First Name
Last Name
Ohio State University
Website URL
Early American History, Native American History, Indian Slavery, Slavery and Abolition, History of Capitalism, American Revolution
Additional Contact Information
On leave through Aug. 19, 2019

Personal Info

About Me
Recent Publications

Brethren by Nature: New England Indians, Colonists, and the Origins of American Slavery (Cornell University Press, 2015; paperback 2016).  Winner,  2016 James A. Rawley Prize for best book dealing with race relations in America, Organization of American Historians, and Peter Gomes Memorial Prize, Massachusetts Historical Society

From Dependency to Independence: Economic Revolution in Colonial New England (Cornell University Press, 1998; paperback edition 2015).

“What’s in a Name?” Reviews in American History (March 2019).

“Cruel Empires,” The Chronicle Review, Chronicle of Higher Education(December 16, 2016).

Media Coverage
Country Focus
North America
Expertise by Geography
Latin America, North America, United States
Expertise by Chronology
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Expertise by Topic
American Revolution, American Founding Era, Colonialism, Economic History, Emancipation, Indigenous Peoples, Labor, Politics, Race, Rebellion & Revolution, Slavery