University of Pittsburgh

Faculty

George Reid Andrews

Distinguished Professor and Chair
PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison (1978)

University of Pittsburgh
Department of History
3527 Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
412-648-7452
reid1@pitt.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Field(s)

Latin America, Comparative Race

 

Teaching

Colonial and Modern Latin America
Afro-Latin America
Brazil
Race in Latin America
State and Society in Latin America
U.S.-Latin American Relations

 

Selected Publications

Blackness in the White Nation: A History of Afro-Uruguay (University of North Carolina Press, 2010)

Afro-Latin America, 1800–2000 (Oxford University Press, 2004)

The Social Construction of Democracy,
coedited with Herrick Chapman (Macmillan and New York University Press, 1995)

Blacks and Whites in São Paulo, Brazil, 1888–1988 (University of Wisconsin Press, 1991)

The Afro-Argentines of Buenos Aires, 1800–1900
(University of Wisconsin Press, 1980)

 

Honors/Awards

Nathan I. Huggins Lectures, Harvard University (2012)
Distinguished Professor (2008)
Arthur Whitaker Book Prize (2005, 2011)
Rockefeller Humanities Fellowship (2001)
Guggenheim Fellowship (1996)
Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award (1996)
NEH Fellowship (1995)

 

Project(s)

Racial impacts of social policies in Brazil, 1990 - present.