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
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).