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Edward E. Andrews

Associate Professor

Contact Information:
Ruane Center for the Humanities 122


Ph.D. - The University of New Hampshire

Area(s) of Expertise:

Early American History; Native American History; Atlantic History; Religion; Slavery

Awards and Honors:

National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend Grant -
Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship, The Library Company of Philadelphia -
Grundy Foundation Fellowship, American Philosophical Society -
Norman Fiering Fellowship, The John Carter Brown Library -
Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship, Massachusetts Historical Society -

Selected Publications:

Andrews, Edward E.. (2013). The Crossings of Occramar Marycoo, or Newport Gardner. Atlantic Biographies: Individuals and Peoples in the Atlantic World, Eds. Jeffrey A. Fortin and Mark Meuwese. Leiden: Brill.,

Andrews, Edward E.. (2013). Native Apostles: Black and Indian Missionaries in the British Atlantic World. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.,

Andrews, Edward E.. (2009). Christian Missions and Colonial Empires Reconsidered: A Black Evangelist in West Africa, 1766-1816. The Journal of Church and State , 51 (4), 663-691.

Andrews, Edward E.. (2007). Creatures of Mimic and Imitation: Black Elections, The Liberty Tree, and the Politicization of African Religious Space in Revolutionary Newport, Rhode Island. The Radical History Review, 99 (Fall ), 121-139.

Recent Presentations:

Andrews, Edward E.., American Studies Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico , "Native Missionaries in the Anglo-American Atlantic: Cultural Imperialism and Anti-Colonialism ". November, 2012.

Andrews, Edward E.., New England Historical Association, North Andover, MA, "The Ivory Cane: Occramar Marycoo and the Problem of African Identity". October, 2012.

Andrews, Edward E.., Forum on European Expansion and Global Interaction, Minneapolis, MN, "Paper: The Problem of India in the Anglo-American Protestant Imagination". April, 2012.

Andrews, Edward E.., American Historical Association, Boston, MA, "Paper: Indians All? Missionary Encounters in the Early Modern Supra-Atlantic". January, 2011.

Andrews, Edward E.., American Society for Ethnohistory, American Society for Ethnohistory, Ottawa, Canada, "Paper: American Exodus: Native Americans, Africans and Christian Nationalism in the Post-Revolutionary Atlantic". October, 2010.

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