Edward L. Cox, Emeritus

Associate Professor of History, Emeritus
Ph.D. The Johns Hopkins University, 1977
M.A. The Johns Hopkins University, 1973.
B.A. University of the West Indies, 1970
713-348-2783
313 Humanities
Areas of Interest: 
  • Caribbean history
  • blacks in the Americas
  • postemancipation societies
  • the U.S. Civil Rights Movement
Research and Teaching: 

Professor Cox teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in all of his areas of interest, but he is no longer accepting new graduate students.

Selected Publications: 
  • "William Galwey Donovan and the Struggle for Political Change in Grenada, 1883–1920," Small Axe, vol. 22 (February 2007): 17-38.
  •  Ralph Brush Cleghorn of St. Kitts (1804-1842)," Slavery & Abolition, vol. 28 (April 2007): 41-60.
  • The Free Coloreds in the Slave Societies of St. Kitts and Grenada, 1763-1833, (Univ. of Tennessee, 1984).