Education, Training, & Certifications
- Ph.D., University of Wisconsin at Madison 1999
Awards & Honors
- Long-Term NEH Fellowship. National Endowment for the Humanities . 2015
- Magid Endowment Professorship. Jessie Ball duPont Foundation . 2014
- Research Foundation Professorship. University of Florida. 2011
- Lloyd Lewis Fellowship in American History. Newberry Library,. 2010
- Humanities Scholarship Enhancement Award. University of Florida. 2007
- Faculty Fellowship. Institute for Research on Women, Rutgers University. 2001
- Finalist, Lerner-Scott Prize for Best Doctoral Dissertation in Women’s History. Organization of American Historians. 2001
- Dissertation Grant in Women's Studies. Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation . 1996
- Coral Horton Tullis Research Fellowship. Texas State Historical Association . 1995
- Ottis Lock Research Grant. East Texas Historical Association. 1995
- Jacob K. Javits Fellowship. Department of Education . 1990
- Graduate School Fellowship . University of Wisconsin at Madison. 1989
- Barr NHC Fellowship awarded by National Humanities Center 2018 - 2019
- La Dama Azul: A Southwestern Origin Story for Colonial America awarded by The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens 2015 - 2016
- Publications & Artistic Works
- Sleeper-Smith, S, Barr, J, O'Brien, JM, and Shoemaker, N. Why You Can't Teach United States History without American Indians. UNC Press Books, April 20, 2015.
- Barr, J, and Countryman, E. Contested Spaces of Early America. University of Pennsylvania Press, March 24, 2014.
- Barr, J. Peace Came in the Form of a Woman Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands. Univ of North Carolina Press, November 30, 2009.
- Barr, J. "The Saltwater Frontier: Indians and the Contest for the American Coast." WILLIAM AND MARY QUARTERLY 74, no. 2 (April 2017): 365-368. Link to Item
- Juliana Barr, . "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): 203-203. Full Text
- Juliana Barr, . "The Red Continent and the Cant of the Coastline." The William and Mary Quarterly 69, no. 3 (2012): 521-521. Full Text
- Barr, J. "Geographies of Power: Mapping Indian Borders in the “Borderlands” of the Early Southwest." The William and Mary Quarterly 68, no. 1 (January 2011): 5-46. Full Text
- Barr, J. "Beyond the "Atlantic World": Early American History as Viewed from the West." OAH Magazine of History 25, no. 1 (January 1, 2011): 13-18. Full Text
- Barr, J. "How Do You Get from Jamestown to Santa Fe? A Colonial Sun Belt." The Journal of southern history 73, no. August (2007): 553-566.
- Barr, J. "From Captives to Slaves: Commodifying Indian Women in the Borderlands." Journal of American History 92, no. 1 (June 1, 2005): 19-19. Full Text
- Barr, J. "A Diplomacy of Gender: Rituals of First Contact in the “Land of the Tejas." The William and Mary Quarterly 61, no. July (2004): 393-434.
- Barr, J. "From Captives to Slaves: Commodifying Indian Women in the Borderlands." In Journal of American History AP U.S. History Anthology, edited by J Stacy and J Sabathne. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "Borders and Borderlands." In Why You Can’t Teach U.S. History without American Indians, edited by S Sleeper-Smith, JM O'Brien, N Shoemaker, S Stevens, and J Barr. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "An Indian Language of Politics in the Land of the Tejas (Submitted)." In Major Problems in Texas History, edited by SW Haynes and CD Wintz. New York: Cengage Learning, 2015. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "Captivity, Native Americans." In The Princeton Companion to Atlantic History, edited by JC Miller, V Brown, J Cañizares-Esguerra, L Dubois, and KO Kupperman. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "Indian Women Who ‘Carry Gallantry Still Further Than the Men’: A Barometer of Power in 18th-Century Texas." In Texas Women/American Women: Their Lives and Times, edited by S Cole, R Sharpless, and E Turner. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2014. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "A Diplomacy of Gender: Rituals of First Contact in the “Land of the Tejas." In Early North America in Global Perspective, edited by PD Morgan and MA Warsh. New York: Routledge, 2013. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "The Colonial Sun Belt: St. Augustine to Santa Fe." In Major Problems in American Colonial History, edited by KO Kupperman. New York: Cengage Learming, 2011. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "A Spectrum of Indian Bondage in Spanish Texas." In Indian Slavery in Colonial America, edited by A Gallay, 277-318. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "From Captives to Slaves: Commodifying Indian Women in the Borderlands." In The Best American History Essays 2007, edited by J Jones, 13-46. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "A Diplomacy of Gender: Rituals of First Contact in the 'Land of the Tejas'." In American Encounters: Natives and Newcomers from European Contact to Indian Removal, 1500-1850, edited by PC Mancall and JH Merrell, 393-426. New York: Routledge, 2007. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "Beyond their Control: Spaniards in Native Texas." In Choice, Persuasion, and Coercion: Social Control on Spain’s North American Frontiers, edited by JF de la Teja and R Frank, 149-177. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2005. (Essay)
- Barr, J. "Review of Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People by Elizabeth A. Fenn." American Historical Review 120, no. June (2015): 1003-1004.
- Barr, J. "Roundtable Review Forum on Paul W. Mapp’s The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire, 1713-1763." H-Diplomacy 14, no. 16 (2013): 5-9.
- Barr, J. "Review of Land of the Tejas: Native American Identity and Interaction in Texas, A.D. 1300 to 1700 by John Wesley Arnn III." American Historical Review 118, no. October (2013): 1172-1173.
- Barr, J. "The English Frontier in North America." Reviews in American History 40, no. 4 (2012): 530-536. Full Text
- Barr, J. "Review of War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the U.S.-Mexican War by Brian DeLay." Journal of Interdisciplinary History 41, no. Summer (2010): 162-163.
- Barr, J. "Review of The Comanche Empire by Pekka Hämäläinen." Pacific Historical Review 78, no. November (2009): 631-632.
- Barr, J. "Review of A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca by Andrés Reséndez." The Americas: A Quarterly Review of Inter-American Cultural History 65, no. January (2009): 415-416.
- Barr, J. "Review of Native Women’s History in Eastern North America before 1900: A Guide to Research and Writing by Rebecca Kugel and Lucy Eldersveld Murphy, eds." Ethnohistory 56, no. Winter (2009): 202-203.
- Barr, J. "Review of Feast of Souls: Indians and Spaniards in the Seventeenth-Century Missions of Florida and New Mexico by Robert C. Galgano." American Historical Review 113, no. October (2008): 1146-1147.
- Barr, J. "Review of After the Massacre: The Violent Legacy of the San Sabá Mission by Robert S. Weddle." Southwestern Historical Quarterly 111, no. April (2008): 445-446.
- Barr, J. "Review of From Dominance to Disappearance: the Indians of Texas and the Near Southwest, 1786-1859 by F. Todd Smith." Southwestern Historical Quarterly 110, no. April (2007): 549-550.
- Barr, J. "Review of Children of Coyote, Missionaries of Saint Francis: Indian-Spanish Relations in Colonial California, 1769-1850 by Steven W. Hackel." Western Historical Quarterly 38, no. Spring (2007): 73-74.
- Barr, J. "Review of Missions and the Frontiers of Spanish America: A Comparative Study of the Impact of Environmental, Economic, Political and Socio-Cultural Variations on the Missions in the Rio de la Plata Region and on the Northern Frontier of New Spain by Robert H. Jackson." Southwestern Historical Quarterly 110, no. October (2006): 291-292.
- Barr, J. "Review of Women and Gender in the American West by Mary Ann Irwin and James F. Brooks, eds." Southwestern Historical Quarterly 109, no. October (2005): 284-285.
- Barr, J. "Review of A Strange Likeness: Becoming Red and White in Eighteenth-Century North America by Nancy Shoemaker." The Journal of southern history 71, no. August (2005): 663-664.
- Barr, J. "Review of Captives and Cousins: Slavery, Kinship, and Community in the Southwest Borderlands by James F. Brooks." The Journal of southern history 70, no. August (2004): 639-641.
- Barr, J. "Review of Facing East from Indian Country: A Narrative History of Early America by Daniel K. Richter." Florida Historical Quarterly 82, no. Summer (2003): 87-89.
- Barr, J. "Review of Comanches in the New West, 1895-1908 by Stanley Noyes and Daniel J. Gelo." Journal of the West: an illustrated quarterly of Western American history and culture 40, no. Summer (2001): 87-88.
- Barr, J. "Review of Wilderness Manhunt: The Spanish Search for La Salle and William C. Foster, ed., The La Salle Expedition to Texas: The Journal of Henri Joutel, 1684-1687 by Robert S. Weddle." Florida Historical Quarterly 79, no. Spring (2001): 561-564.
- Barr, J. "Review of French and Indians in the Heart of North America, 1630-1815 by Robert Englebert and Guillaume Teasdale, eds. (In preparation)" Louisiana History .
- Teaching & Mentoring
- HISTORY 355: American Indian History to 1815 2019
- HISTORY 890S-13: Research Topics in Methods and Theory 2019
- HISTORY 373: American Indian History Since 1806 2018
- HISTORY 790S-04: Topics in North American History 2018
- HISTORY 336: North America to 1760 2017
- HISTORY 407: American Indian History Since 1806 2017
- HISTORY 791: Reading Topics: Independent Study 2017
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