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Rebecca Adams, M.A. 2013: Book Review published in the North Carolina Historical Review, vol. LXXXIX (2012):455-56
Dustin Cranford, M.A. 2011: "A Roman in Name Only: An Onomastic Study of Cultural Assimilation and Integration in Roman Spain," Eras Journal, June 2012
Christopher Davis, Ph.D. student: "1990 to the Present," final chapter in the world history textbook, Beyond Borders: A Journey from the Age of Exploration to the Age of Information, Gibbs Smith Education, Spring 2016.
Hannah Dudley Shotwell, Ph.D. 2016: Book review published in H-Net Reviews.
Margaret Wilson Gilligan, M.A. 1999 (Ph.D. University of South Carolina, 2014): "Competing Loyalties: Nationality, Church Governance, and the Development of an American Catholic Identity," Special Issue: Forming Nations, Reforming Empires, Early American Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 11 (2013): 146-160.
Christopher A. Graham, Ph.D. 2013: "Evangelicals and 'Domestic Felicity' in the Non-Elite South," Journal of Southern Religion 15 (2013).
Karen Hawkins, Ph.D. 2012: Everybody's Problem: Whites, Blacks, and the Fight Against Poverty in Eastern North Carolina, 1963-1969, to be published early 2015 by University of Florida Press; "A Moderate Approach: How the War on Poverty Was Kept Alive in Eastern North Carolina, 1963-1968," Journal of the Historical Society, October 2013; "Rising Phoenix-Like: The African American Struggle and Mobilization for Political Rights in New Bern, North Carolina, 1968-1977," North Carolina Historical Review, October 2008; book review published in Journal of Children and Poverty, March 2012.
Christopher Kutas, M.A. 2011: Book Review published in Ethnohistory, Summer 2011
Brian Lee, Ph.D. 2015: "A New Frontier: Reevaluating JFK's Civil Rights Record Through a Case Study of Prince Edward County, Virginia," Federal History Journal, Vol. 7 (2015), 53-66; "Farmville Protests of 1963." Encyclopedia Virginia. Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (with Brian J. Daugherity); "Program of Action: The Rev. L. Francis Griffin and the Struggle for Racial Equality in Farmville, 1963," with Brian J. Daugherity, The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 121 (2013), 251-287; "We Will Move: The Kennedy Administration and Restoring Public Education to Prince Edward County, Virginia" in Terence Hicks and Abul Pitre, e.s., The Educational Lockout of African Americans in Prince Edward County, Virginia (1959-1964): Personal Reflections and Accounts (Lanham, Maryland, 2010).
Justina Licata, Ph.D. student: Book review published in The Southern Quarterly, Fall 2014.
D. Keith Mann, Ph.D. student: Book review published in The Journal of African American History, Winter-Spring 2012.
Angela Robbins Marritt, Ph.D. 2010: "Alice Morgan Person: My life has been out of the ordinary run of woman's life," essay in North Carolina Women: Their Lives and Times - Volume I (University of Georgia Press, 2014), pp. 152-173.
Ian Michie, Ph.D. student: "'Toward a Truer World:' Overt and Implied Messages of Resistance from Slave Songs to Rap" in Sounds of Resistance: The Role of Music in Multicultural Activism (Preager, 2013); "The Renewed Debate: Hurricane Katrina and America's Reawakening to Racial Inequality" in ABC-CLIO’s American Mosaic: African American Experience Schools Database.
Jamie Mize, Ph.D. student: "In the Hands of God: Religious Revivals and the Struggle for Manhood In Confederate Camps," in Memory and Mythology: Modern War and the Construction of Historical Memory, 1775-2000 ed. Natalia Starostina. Palo Alto: Academica Press, 2014. Book review published on H-AmIndian, July, 2014, http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=41077.
Ethan Moore, Ph.D. student: "From Sikwa to Swine: The Hog in Cherokee Culture and Society, 1750-1840," Native South, vol. 4 (2011), pp. 105-120
Joseph S. Moore, Ph.D. 2011: Founding Sins: How a Group of Antislavery Radicals Fought to Put Christ into the Constitution (Oxford University Press, 2015). "Covenanters and Antislavery in the Atlantic World," Slavery & Abolition Vol. 34, No. 4 (2013); "Colonization and the Limits of Antislavery in Upcountry South Carolina," in Ben Wright and Zachary W. Dresser, Apocalypse and the Millennium in the American Civil War Era (LSU Press, 2013)
Eric Oakley, Ph.D. student: Book reviews published in Ethnohistory, Spring 2011, and The Journal for the History of Discoveries, 42:1 September 2010.
Steven Peach, Ph.D. 2016: Essay, "Native American History within Vast Early America," The Junto: A Group Blog on Early American History; "Creek Indian Globetrotter: Tomochichi's Trans-Atlantic Quest for Traditional Power in the Colonial Southeast," Ethnohistory 60:4 (Fall 2013): 605-635; "Traditional Healing and Modern Medicine" in Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Indian Issues Today, (Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2013); Book reviews published in Ethnohistory, Spring 2012 and Essays in History, Summer 2012.
Jeremy Piercy, M.A. 2013: "The English Civil War and the Glorious Revolution," In World Democracy: From Ancient Times to the Peoples Revolutions of the 21st Century. M. E. Sharpe, 2013; "U.S.S. Relief," in An Encyclopedia of American Women at War: From the Home Front to the Battlefields. ABC-Clio, 2012; Book Review in Essays in History, 2013.
Joseph A. Ross, Ph.D. student: "Göring's Trial, Stahmer's Duty: A Lawyer's Defense Strategy at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trial, 1945-46," Madison Historical Review, Spring 2008, http://web.jmu.edu/history/mhr/.
Deborah Russell, Ph.D. student: Book reviews in North Carolina Historical Review, January 2012, pp. 124-125, October 2013, pp. 439-440, and October 2014, pp.459-460.
Richard Shelton, Ph.D. student: "The Revolutions of 1989," Social Science Journal, Winston-Salem State University, #5, Second Series, Spring 2007; "Stoneman's Raid: The Culmination of Civil War in Western North Carolina," Social Science Journal, Winston-Salem State University, #2, Second Series, Spring 2004. Book reviews published in Southern Historian, Spring 2009, and Southern Historian, Spring 2005.
Cory Joe Stewart, Ph.D. 2010: "Elizabeth Maxwell Steele: 'A Great Politician' and the Revolution in the Southern Backcountry," essay in North Carolina Women: Their Lives and Times - Volume I (University of Georgia Press, 2014), pp. 54-72.
Therese Strohmer, Ph.D. student: Book review published on H-Net, February 2011.
Jason Stroud, Ph.D. student: Book reviews in North Carolina Historical Review, January 2013 and July 2014.
Virginia Summey, Ph.D. Student: "Redefining Activism: Judge Elreta Alexander Ralston and Civil Rights Advocacy in the New South," North Carolina Historical Review (July 2013), 90(3): 237-258.
Jess Usher, Ph.D. 2015: "'The Golfers': African American Golfers of the North Carolina Piedmont and the Struggle for Access,"North Carolina Historical Review, April, 2010; book reviews published in the North Carolina Historical Review, January, 2011 and October 2011
Donna Patricia Ward, Ph.D. student: "City Profile: Detroit, MI 1896-1929," in Richardson Dilworth, ed. Cities in American Political History (CQ Press, 2011).
Monica Ward, Ph.D. student: Book reviews published in Ethnohistory, Winter 2011 and Winter 2013.