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Eric Washington, selected publications

Articles and Book Chapters

"'An Open Door and a Welcome Hand': Lewis Garnet Jordan's Ethiopian Vision." In Black Scholars in White Space: New Vistas in African American Studies from the Christian Academy, ed. by Anthony B. Bradley. Eugene, OR: Wipf and Stock Publishers, 2015.

"I agree to election:” The Influence of Calvinism among African American Baptists in Slavery and Freedom, 1750-1900." Puritan Reformed Journal (forthcoming July 2012).



Pathways to Freedom: Maryland & the Underground Railroad, Created and maintained by Maryland Public Television. Reviewed September to November 2011. Afro-Americans in New York Life and History 36:1 (January 2012): 120-123.


Blog Entries

A Forgotten Legacy: Pioneering Baptist Missionary to Africa Lott Carey.


Conference Papers and Lectures

"'I am an African': Lott Carey and the First American Missions to Africa." Black History Month, Calvin College (February 2012).

"Lewis G. Jordan and the Place of Africa in His Thought," Black History Month Public Lecture Series, Trinity Christian College, Palos Heights, IL (February 2012).

"An Open Door and a Welcome Hand: Lewis G. Jordan's Ethiopian Vision," Herman C. Hudson Symposium on African-American and African Diaspora Studies, Bloomington, IN (March 2012).

"R. H. Boyd and the Shaping of National Baptist Theology," Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Conference, Alma College, Alma, MI (November 2011).

"Lewis G. Jordan and the Intellectual Tradition of Ethiopianism," Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora, University of Pittsburg (November 2011).