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Bradley Dixon

Bradley Dixon

Assistant Professor

Phone
(901) 678-3869
Fax
(901) 678-2720
Office
Mitchell Hall 122
Office Hours
Fall 2019: Mondays and Wednesdays 2p-3p

Education

Ph.D., University of Texas, 2018

Fields of Interest

Native America, Early America, Atlantic History, Borderlands

Courses taught

U.S. to 1877 (HIST 2010)

Representative Publications 

Dixon, Brad. "'his one Netev ples': The Chowans and the Politics of Indian Petitioning in the
Colonial South." The William & Mary Quarterly, 3d ser., vol. 76, no. 1 (Jan., 2019): 41-74.

Representative Conferences

"The Weight: Native Burdeners and the Entangled Politics of the Early South," American
Society for Ethnohistory Conference, accepted, September 27, 2019

"'Wretched Vassals' and 'True Subjects': Apalachee and Chickahominy Petitioners in a Colonial
World," Rethinking the Practice of Petitioning in the Habsburg and Colonial World,
Harvard University, May 25, 2019

Administration/Service 

Teaching & Mentorship Committee, History Department

Current projects

Dixon, Bradley. Republic of Indians: Empires of Indigenous Law in the Early American South.
Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, under contract.