- Associate Professor
- Dio Richardson Endowed Professor
Ph.D. Duke University, 1999
“The ‘Culture’ Concept and the African Diaspora: Outline of a Troubled Genealogy” (article under preparation)
Rethinking the Atlantic “World”: Historical Geographies of Power and Possibility (book project)
“African Guardians, European Slave Ships, and the Changing Dynamics of Power in the Early Modern Atlantic ,” The William and Mary Quarterly, forthcoming October, 2007.
Saltwater Slavery: A Middle Passage from Africa to American Diaspora (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2007).
“Commodified Freedom: Interrogating the Limits of Anti-Slavery Ideology in the Early Republic,” inWhither the Early Republic: A Forum on the Future of the Field, ed. John Lauritz Larson and Michael A. Morrison ( Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005), 139-148.
“Commodified Freedom: Interrogating the Limits of Anti-Slavery Ideology in the Early Republic,” Journal of the Early Republic, 24 (Summer 2004), 289-98.
Review of David Eltis, The Rise of African Slavery in the Americas ( Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000), William and Mary Quarterly, 3d Series, 58 (January 2001), 253-61.
Review of David Eltis, Stephen D. Behrendt, David Richardson, and Herbert S. Klein, eds., The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade: A Database on CD-ROM (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999), William and Mary Quarterly, 3d Series, 58 (January 2001), 253-61.
“After the Atlantic Crossing: The Arrival and Sale of African Migrants in the British Americas, 1672-1693,” Working Paper No. 96-13, International Seminar on the History of the Atlantic World, 1500-1800, Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, Harvard University, September 1996.