History
College of Arts and Humanities

Dr. Jonathan Bryant

Professor of History (2002).
B.A., University of Virginia(1979); J.D, Mercer University (1983); Ph.D., University of Georgia (1992).

Teaching and Research Interests: US South, Constitutional History, Georgia

Upper Division & Graduate Courses Taught:

  • HIST 3130 U.S. Constitutional History
  • HIST 4130 Georgia History
  • HIST 4532 The Destruction of Slavery

Website: http://www.jonathanmbryant.com/

Contact Information:

Department of History
Georgia Southern University
P. O. Box 8054
Statesboro, GA 30460-8054

Office: #3004, Interdisciplinary Academic Building
Tel.: (912) 478-5818
Email: jbryant@georgiasouthern.edu
Fax: (912) 478-0377

Selected Publications:

Professional Activities, Awards, and Honors:

  • President, Georgia Association of Historians, 2016-2017.
  • National Endowment for the Humanities National Landmarks Grant review panels, 2017-2018.
  • Finalist, 2016 Los Angeles Times Book Prize.
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Seminar “Westward Expansion and the Constitution,” 2016.

Current Research:

  • “Men with Mouths Full of Law: The Creation of the Cotton South” a book project.

Last updated: 3/11/2019

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY • Hawes Hall # 110, 11935 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31419-1997 •
Interdisciplinary Academic Building, #3007, P.O. Box 8054, Statesboro, GA 30460 • 912-478-4478