The Junto is a group blog made up of junior early Americanists dedicated to providing content of general interest to other early Americanists and those interested in early American history, as well as a forum for discussion of relevant historical and academic topics.
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22 August 2017
[This post by Kathleen DuVal continues our series on “How NOT To Write Your Second Book.”] If you are reading this, you probably have a goal for yourself that in a certain...
21 August 2017
[This week we are privileged to feature a roundtable that was organized by Emily Conroy-Krutz and Jessica Lepler and presented at SHEAR’s 2017 conference. It was such a wonderful...
16 August 2017
Casey Schmitt interviews Carla Gardina Pestana about her new book, "The English Conquest of Jamaica" (Harvard University Press, 2017).
15 August 2017
It is an exciting time to be a scholar of Caribbean history. From conferences to publications, the past decade has seen historians of early America, Latin America, and the Atlantic...