“Preventing a ‘School of Nullification’: Politics, Slavery, and the Presidency of the University of Missouri, 1839-1856.”

Article published in Missouri Historical Review.

“’Hang Him Decently and in Order’: Order, Politics, and the 1853 Lynching of Hiram, a Slave”

Article published in The Confluence. 

“Not in the Habit of Sleeping with Men”: Politics and Masculinity in Antebellum America

Paper presented at the 2016 Missouri Conference on History, Columbia, Missouri.

“‘In the Land of Sandstorms and Sand’: Locating Texas Technological College in 1923”

Published in West Texas Historical Review 90 (2014): 75-102.