Dr. Jonathan Bryant

Professor of History (2002).
B.A., University of Virginia(1979); J.D, Mercer University (1983); Ph.D., University of Georgia (1992).

Teaching and Research Interests: US South, Constitutional History, Georgia

Upper Division & Graduate Courses Taught:

  • HIST 3130 U.S. Constitutional History
  • HIST 4130 Georgia History
  • HIST 4532 The Destruction of Slavery


Contact Information:

Department of History
Georgia Southern University
P. O. Box 8054
Statesboro, GA 30460-8054

Office: 1204 Forest Building
Tel.: (912) 478-5818
Fax: (912) 478-0377

Selected Publications:

Professional Activities, Awards, and Honors:

Current Research:

  • “What Man has made of Man:”Law, Fraud, and War in the Making of the Deep South.

    The story of the Southern frontier from the Yazoo land fraud through Indian removal,

    centered around the Supreme Court case of Fletcher v. Peck.

Last updated: 8/18/2015

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY • P.O. Box 8054 Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • (912) 478-4478