Annette Gordon-Reed

Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History

Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Professor of History, Faculty of Arts & Sciences

Representative Publications



Gordon-Reed, Annette. Andrew Johnson. The American Presidents Series: The 17th President, 1865-1869 (Times Books 2011).

Gordon-Reed, Annette. The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family (W.W. Norton 2008).

Race on Trial: Law and Justice in American History ( Annette Gordon-Reed ed., Oxford University Press 2002).

Jordan, Jr., Vernon E. & Annette Gordon-Reed. Vernon Can Read: A Memoir (Public Affairs 2001).

Gordon-Reed, Annette. Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: An American Controversy (University of Virginia Press 1997).

Shorter Works in Collection

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "Introduction" in Those Who Labor for My Happiness: Slavery at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello (Lucia C. Stanton, 2012).

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "Foreward" to A Slave in the White House: Paul Jennings and the Madisons (Elizabeth Dowling Taylor, Palgrave MacMillan, 2011).

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "History and Memory: A Critique of the Foote Vision" in The Civil War Trilogy Box Set: With American Homer: Reflections on Shelby Foote and His Classic The Civil War: A Narrative (Jon Meachem ed., 2011).

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "The Phenomenon: W.E.B. Dubois" in Profiles in Leadership: Historians on the Elusive Quality of Greatness (Walter Isaacson ed., W. W. Norton & Company, 2010).

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "Celia's Case (1857)" in Race on Trial: Law and Justice in American History (Annette Gordon-Reed ed., Oxford University Press, 2002).

Articles in a Periodical

Gordon-Reed, Annette. "The Persuader: What Harriet Beecher Stowe Wrought," The New Yorker, June 13, 2011, at 120.

Representative Publications

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