La Dama Azul: A Native Story of Colonialism
Duke Endowment Fellowship, 2018–19
Associate Professor Juliana Barr (PhD, University of Wisconsin Madison) joined the Duke University department of history in 2015 after teaching at Rutgers University and the University of Florida. She specializes in the history of American Indians, the Spanish Borderlands, colonialism, and women and gender. She is author of Peace Came in the Form of a Woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands (2007), co-editor of Contested Spaces in Early America (2014), and co-editor of Why You Can’t Teach U.S. History without American Indians (2015).
- Barr, Juliana. “There’s No Such Thing as ‘Prehistory’: What the Longue Durée of Caddo and Pueblo History Tells Us about Colonial America.” The William and Mary Quarterly 74, no. 2 (2017): 203-40. (2017 Lester J. Cappon prize for best article in The William and Mary Quarterly.)
- Sleeper-Smith, Susan, Juliana Barr, Jean M. O’brien, Nancy Shoemaker, and Scott Manning Stevens, eds. Why You Can’t Teach U.S. History without American Indians. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.
- Barr, Juliana, and Edward Countryman, eds. Contested Spaces of Early America. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014.
- Barr, Juliana. “Geographies of Power: Mapping Indian Borders in the ‘Borderlands’ of the Early Southwest.” The William and Mary Quarterly, 68, no. 1 (2011): 5-46. (2011 Lester J. Cappon prize for best article in The William and Mary Quarterly, 2011 Bolton-Cutter Article Award for best journal article in Spanish Borderlands History, Western History Association, and 2011 Kimberly S. Hanger Article Prize for best article appearing in 2011 in the fields of Latin American, Caribbean, American Borderlands and Frontiers or Atlantic World History, Latin American and Caribbean Section of the Southern Historical Association.)
- Barr, Juliana. Peace Came in the Form of a Woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2007.