Contributors

Nakia Parker is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the UT Austin, where she is interested in African-American and Native American history, the black diaspora in the 19th century West, gender and slavery.

Ted Banks is a PhD student at the UT Austin.  His interests include historic memory, Texas, borderlands, and Indigenous Histories.

Bradley Dixon is a post-doctoral fellow at the Institute for Historical Research.  His research looks at Native American law and politics, specifically in Colonial America and Spanish Florida.

María Esther Hammack is a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of Texas at Austin and the 2018-2019 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History fellow. She is a scholar of slavery, Black México, and the Mexico-US Borderlands.

Adrienne Sockwell is a PhD student in the Department of History at UT Austin.  Her interests include 19th century Native American history, slavery and the history of capitalism, archival studies and public humanities.

Jesse Ritner is a PhD student at UT Austin, where he studies Native American and Indigenous histories, environmental histories, and the U.S. West.

Brooks Winfree is a PhD student in the Department of History at UT Austin.  He is a historian of Texas and the Old South, and focuses on slavery, Native American histories, and environmental histories.