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Education

    • 1988 PhD in History
      Johns Hopkins University, 1988
    • 1985 MA in History
      Johns Hopkins University, 1985
    • 1983 BA in History
      Depauw University, 1983

Awards and Honors

    • Apr  2019 Carnegie Fellow for 2019 sponsored by Carnegie Foundation
    • Sep  2018 Residential Fellow, 2017-18 sponsored by National Humanities Center

Publications

      Book Review 2017
      • Review of David Wheat
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 122(2), 553-554 [.]
      2017
      • Review of Julia Gaffield
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 91(11 & 12),

      Book Review 2016
      • Review of Ada Ferrer
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 44(1), 52-57 [.]

      Book 2016
      • The Plantation Machine: Atlantic Capitalism in French Saint-Dominique and British Jamaica, 1740-1788 a
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Burnard, Trevor]. Philadelphia: "Pennsylvania University Press".

      Book Chapter 2016
      • Victims of our own credulity and indulgence’: The Life of Louis - François Boisrond Tonnerre(1776-1806)
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Gaffield, Julia]. 42-57 [.] Charlottesville: "University of Virginia Press ".

      Journal Article 2015
      • Affranchis’ and ‘Coloreds’: Why Were Racial Codes Stricter in Eighteenth - Century Saint - Domingu
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 148, 33-62 [.]

      Other 2015
      • The Haitian Revolution in Atlantic Context
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. "Pennsylvania University Press".

      Book Chapter 2014
      • Des François qui gémissent sous le joug de l'oppression”: Les libres de couleur et la question de
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Vidal, Cecile]. 149-168 [.]

      Book Review 2014
      • Review of Michael Kwass
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 119, 1782-1783 [.]

      Book Review 2013
      • Review of Andrew S. Curran
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 87(1-2), 133-135 [.]
      2013
      • Review of Malick Ghachem
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 34(4), 683-684 [.]

      Book Review 2012
      • Featured Review of Kate Ramsey
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 117, 1176-1178 [.]
      2012
      • Review of Jeremy Popkin
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 45(4), 855-856 [.]
      2012
      • Review of Madeleine Dobie
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 66(4), 567-568 [.]
      2012
      • Review Rebecca Schloss
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 66(1), 128 [.]

      Journal Article 2011
      • Social Class and Free Colored Mobilization on the Eve of the Haitian
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 68(1), 33-62 [.]

      Book 2010
      • Assumed Identities: The Meanings of Race in the Atlantic World .
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Morris, Christopher, Garrigus, John D]. "College Station: Texas A&M University Press".

      Book Chapter 2010
      • Julien Raimond: Planter, Revolutionary and Free Man of Color, 1744 - 1801
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Racine, Karen, Mamigonian, BeatrizGallotti]. 115-125 [.] Lanham, MD: "Rowman & Littlefield Publishers".
      2010
      • The Legacies of Pre - Revolutionary Saint - Domingue
        [Garrigus, JohnD].

      Book Review 2010
      • Thy coming fame, Ogé! Is sure”: New Evidence on Ogé’s Revolt (1790) and the Beginnings of the
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Garrigus, John, Morris, Christopher]. College Station: "Texas A & M University Press".

      Other 2010
      • Free People of Color
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Heuman, Gad, Burnard, Trevor]. 234-247 [.] "Routledge".
      2010
      • French Slavery
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Smith, Mary, Paquette, Robert]. 173-200 [.] New York: "Oxford University Press".

      Book Chapter 2009
      • Saint - Domingue’s Free People of Color and the Tools of Revolution,
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 49-64 [.] Bloomington: Indiana: "University Press".

      Book Review 2009
      • Review of Jeremy Popkin
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 63(4), 475 [.]

      Journal Article 2007
      • Opportunist or Patriot? Julien Raimond (1744 - 1801) and the Haitian Revolution
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 48, 1-27 [.]
      2007
      • To establish a community of property’: Marriage and Race Before and During the Haitian Revolution
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 12(2), 142-152 [.]

      Book 2007
      • La Mulâtre ou la femme comme il y a beaucoup de blanches (Paris 1803)
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. "Paris: L' Harmattan".

      Book 2006
      • Before Haiti: Race and Citizenship in French Saint - Domingue .
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. New York: "Palgrave - Macmillan".
      2006
      • Slave Revolution in the Caribbean: A History in Documents
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Dubois, Laurent, Garrigus, JohnD]. New York: "Bedford/St. Martin ’s Press".

      Book Review 2006
      • Colonial Saint - Domingue
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Adams, Lynn]. New Orleans: "The Historic New Orleans Collection".
      2006
      • Moreau de Saint - Méry et le patriotisme créole à Saint - Domingue
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Taffin, Dominique]. 65-75 [.] Fort de France: "Archives départementales de la Martinique".

      Book Review 2004
      • Le patrio tisme américain: Emilien Petit and the Dilemma of French - Caribbean Identity Before and After Seven Years War
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 18-29, "University Press of Colorado".

      Book Chapter 2003
      • Race, Gender, and Virtue in Haiti’s Failed Foundational Fiction: La Mulâtre comme il y a peu de blanches (1803)
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Stovall, Tyler, Peabody, Sue]. 73-94, Durham: "Duke University Press".

      Book Review 2003
      • Race, genre, et vertu dans la fiction fondationnelle haïtienne manquée
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. "Société d’histoire de la Guadeloupe".

      Book Chapter 2001
      • New Christians / 'New Whites': Sephardic Jews, Free People of Color, and Citizenship in French Saint-Domingue, 1760-1789
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Bernadini, Paolo, Fiering, Norman]. 314-332 [.] New York: "Berghan Books".

      Journal Article 2000
      • White Jacobins, Black Jacobins: Bringing the Haitian and French Revolutions Together in the Classroom
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 23(2), 259-275 [.]

      Journal Article 1999
      • Redrawing the Color Line: Gender and the Social Construction of Race in Pre - Revolutionary Hait
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 30(1 & 2), 29-50 [.]

      Book Review 1999
      • Review of Lester Langley
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 186-187 [.]
      1999
      • Mapping Out Borders: Computer Cartography as a Mode of Inquiry in a H istory Course,
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Lloyd, Les]. 265-272 [.] "Information Today".

      Book Review 1998
      • Review of David Gaspar and David Geggus
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Geggus, David, Gaspar, David]. 19(1), 159-161 [.]

      Book Review 1997
      • Sons of the Same Father': Gender, Race and Citizenship in French Saint - Domingue, 1760 - 1789
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Censer, Jack R, Graham, LisaJane, Adams, Christine]. 137-153 [.] "Penn State University ".

      Book Review 1996
      • Color, Class and Identity on the Eve of the Haitian Revolution: Saint - Domingue's Free Colored Elite
        [Garrigus, JohnD, Landers, Jane]. 20-43 [.] London : "Frank Cass".

      Book Review 1994
      • Africans in Colonial Louisiana for William and Mary Quarterly
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 51(3), 547-549 [.]

      Journal Article 1993
      • Blue and Brown: Contraband Indigo and the Rise of a Free Colored Planter Class in French Saint
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 50, 233-263 [.]

      Book Review 1993
      • Review of James McClennen
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 67, 314-316 [.]

      Journal Article 1992
      • Catalyst or Catastrophe? Saint - Domingue's Free Men of Color and the Savannah Expedition, 1779-1782
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 22, 109-125 [.]

      Book Review 1991
      • Review of Dale Tomich
        [Garrigus, JohnD]. 12(4), 258-260 [.]

Presentations

    • January  2019
      Garrigus, JohnD, "Saint-Domingue and Disciplinary (Dis)Loyalties: Literature and History ", American Historical Association, Chicago IL. (January 4, 2019).
    • February  2018
      Garrigus, JohnD, "Comment", Philadelphia PA. (February 23, 2018).
    • February  2018
      Garrigus, JohnD, "Macandal is Saved! Disease, Conspiracy, and the Coming of the Haitian Revolution", University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Wilmington, NC. (February 6, 2018).
    • May  2017
      Garrigus, JohnD, "Cul-de-Sac versus Plantation Machine: Two Visions of Saint-Domingue's Plantation Economy", University of Chicago, University of Chicago Center, Paris France. (May 18, 2017).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Sept 2017 to May 2018 National Humanities Center Fellowship - "Macandal is Saved":Disease, and the Coming of the Haitian Revolution sponsored by  - $43435
      John Garrigus (Funded)
    • Sept 2007 to Aug 2010 Black and White Brothers: the secret history of freemasons in the haitian revolution sponsored by  - $8600
      John Garrigus (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • Present
      (History)
      Colonial Latin American History
    • Present
      Lydia Towns, (History)
      The Opening of the Atlantic World: England’s Transatlantic Interests During the Reign of Henry VIII
    • Present
      Michael Deliz, (History)
      Women in the Spanish Anti-Slavery Movement

Courses

      • HIST 5360-001 COLLOQUIUM EARLY TRANSATLANTIC
        (Topic: Age of Revolutions | Course Id: 112334)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • HIST 4391-012 UNDERGRADUATE CONF COURSE
        (Course Id: 105190)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • HIST 5341-001 APPROACHES TO WORLD HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105229)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • HIST 5360-001 COLLOQUIUM EARLY TRANSATLANTIC
        (Course Id: 112334)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 5390-012 DIRECTED STUDIES FOR MASTERS
        (Course Id: 105237)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAS 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6190-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110963)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • HIST 6399-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105257)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • HIST 5341-001 APPROACHES TO WORLD HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105229)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • HIST 5360-001 COLLOQUIUM EARLY TRANSATLANTIC
        (Topic: Age/Transatlantic Revolutions | Course Id: 112334)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 5341-001 APPROACHES TO WORLD HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105229)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 6990-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 5391-012 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 5349-001 INTRO TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 5390-012 DIRECTED STUDIES FOR MASTERS
        (Course Id: 105237)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 5391-012 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 5391-012 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 4366-002 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 4366-003 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 5311-001 PRE-1800 EURO/LTN AM/AFRI HIST
        (Course Id: 105205)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • HIST 2302-001 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • HIST 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6990-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6303-001 REVOLUTIONS & TRANSFORMATIONS
        (Course Id: 111179)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 5698-012 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105245)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • HIST 6390-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110964)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 2302-003 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 5698-012 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 5349-001 TOPICS IN WORLD CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 5390-012 DIRECTED STUDIES FOR MASTERS
        (Course Id: 105237)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • HIST 6690-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110965)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • HIST 2302-001 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2013
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 5313-001 REG/TOP EURO/LTN AM/AFRI HIST
        (Course Id: 105207)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • HIST 6690-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110965)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 2302-005 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 5391-012 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 5698-012 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105245)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 5349-001 TOPICS IN WORLD CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 105235)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 4391-012 UNDERGRADUATE CONF COURSE
        (Course Id: 105190)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 5391-012 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • HIST 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2012
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 6690-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110965)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 5391-012 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 105238)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 6321-001 TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY TO 1800
        (Course Id: 105252)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • HIST 6690-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110965)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 6301-001 EXPLORATION & CARTOGRAPHY
        (Course Id: 105250)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • FS-HIST 1300-001 FIRST YEAR SEMINAR IN HISTORY
        (Course Id: 111726)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 2302-001 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • HIST 4391-012 UNDERGRADUATE CONF COURSE
        (Course Id: 105190)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2011
      • HIST 6690-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110965)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 6990-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 2302-003 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 6303-001 REVOLUTIONS & TRANSFORMATIONS
        (Course Id: 111179)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 4391-012 UNDERGRADUATE CONF COURSE
        (Course Id: 105190)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • HIST 4369-001 CARIBBEAN HIST
        (Course Id: 105168)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 5390-012 DIRECTED STUDIES FOR MASTERS
        (Course Id: 105237)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 6390-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110964)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 6990-012 DIRECTED STUDIES: PhD STUDENTS
        (Course Id: 110966)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 2302-003 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 2302-001 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 2302-003 HIST OF CIVILIZATION
        (Course Id: 104998)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 6321-001 TRANSATLANTIC HISTORY TO 1800
        (Course Id: 105252)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • HIST 6699-012 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 105259)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • HIST 4366-001 LATIN AMER HIST
        (Course Id: 105165)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • HIST 6303-001 REVOLUTIONS & TRANSFORMATIONS
        (Topic: Atlantic Revolutions | Course Id: 111179)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • June 2018 to  May 2019 Committee Chair
      Tenure and Promotion Committee
      Coordinate submission of tenure and promotion requests; recruit external reviewers; collect external reviews; lead committee in reviewing the dossiers; report recommendations to the History Department chair

Service to the Profession

    • June 2018 to  Aug 2018
      Reviewer, Grant Proposal (Bonn, Germany)
      Deutsche Forschungsgemeinshaft
      Reviewed a research grant