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Jonathan Lande

Jonathan Lande

Assistant Professor // History

Assistant Professor // Cornerstone

Curriculum vitae

Office and Contact

Room: UNIV 324

Office hours:

  • Fall 2020: Monday and Wednesday, Noon to 1 PM
  • or by appointment


Phone: 494-1526

Fax: (765) 496-1755


HIST 310: The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850 to 1877
HIST 355: History of American Military Affairs
SCLA 102: Transformative Texts: Modern World

Ph.D., History, Brown University, May 2018


U.S. Civil War, U.S. Military History, U.S. Legal History, African American History, Atlantic History of Race and Slavery


List of Publications

Warriors, Rebels, and Runaways: A History of Black Soldiers’ Struggle for Freedom during the American Civil War (under contract with Oxford University Press)

“‘Lighting Up the Path of Liberty and Justice’: Black Abolitionist Fourth of July Celebrations and the Promise of America from the Fugitive Slave Act to the Civil War,” Journal of African American History (forthcoming, Aug. 2020)

“Trials of Freedom: African American Deserters during the U.S. Civil War,” Journal of Social History 43, no. 3 (Spring, 2016), 693-709