“Controlling Water; Controlling the Llano: Water, Violence, War, and Settler Colonialism on the Nineteenth-Century Llano Estacado.” In Water on the Llano Estacado, edited by Britta Anderson and John Beusterien. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press. (Advance Contract).

“Mexican American Civil Rights in Texas: The Historiography and Promising Future,” West Texas Historical Review 99 (2023): 1-19.  

“Foro: The Civil Rights in Black and Brown Project.” US Latina & Latino Oral History Journal 6 (2022): 104-112. With Stephen Pitti, Max Krochmal, Sandra Enríquez, and Katherine Bynum.

“Queer Sanctuary on the Borderlands.” Southern Cultures 28, no. 3 (2022). 66-73.

“The South-by-Southwest Borderlands’ Chicana/o Uprising: The Brown Berets, Black and Brown Alliances, and the Fight Against Police Brutality in West Texas.” In Civil Rights in Black and Brown: Oral Histories of the Liberation Struggles in Texas, edited by Max Krochmal and J. Todd Moye, 93-114. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2021. 

  • 2022 Oral History Association Book Award for Civil Rights in Black and Brown

“A Story of Hubris and Catastrophe: Continuing the American Movement West, Beyond the Pacific.” Journal of the West 60, no. 2 (2021): 3-8. 

“Taking Chicana/o Activist History to the Public: Chicana/o Activism in the Southern Plains Through Time and Space.” Great Plains Quarterly 38, no. 4 (2018): 407-424.                           

  • Frederick C. Luebke Award for best article published in Great Plains Quarterly in 2018 

“Palo Duro Canyon, Its People, and Their Landscapes: Building Culture(s) and a Sense of Place Through the Environment since 1540.” In “Palo Duro Canyon: Environmental Histories,” edited by Dan Flores. Special issue, Panhandle-Plains Historical Review 87 

(2016): 9-38.

“The Historiography of Ethnic Mexicans in Rural Texas.” Journal of South Texas 29, no. 2 (2016): 84-91.

“Women’s Grassroots Revitalization of South El Paso: La Mujer Obrera’s Challenge to Gentrification and Urban Neglect.” Río Bravo: A Journal of the Borderlands 23, no. 1 (2014): 42-67. 


“The Long-Term Ethnic Mexican Sense of Place on the Llano in Song, Folklore, and Literature.” In Proceedings of the Southern Plains Conference: Shaping a Sense of Place, edited by Alex Hunt (Canyon: Center for the Study of the American West Publications, West Texas A&M University, 2018): 13-19.


“Chicano” in Thompson, Sherwood, ed. Encyclopedia of Diversity and Social Justice. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group, 2014.

“La Mujer Obrera of El Paso.” Handbook of Texas. Austin: Texas State Historical Association, 2013.


Fernández-Jones, Delia. Making the MexiRican City: Migration, Placemaking, and Activism in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Urbana, Chicago, Springfield: University of Illinois Press, 2023. Western Historical Quarterly. Forthcoming. 

Blackshear, James Bailey, and Glen Sample Ely. Confederates and Comancheros: Skullduggery and Double-Dealing in the Texas–New Mexico Borderlands. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2021. New Mexico Historical Review. Forthcoming. 

Abbott, Carl. Portland in Three Centuries: The Place and the People. 2nd ed. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2022. Oregon Historical Quarterly 124, no. 1 (2023): 100-102.

Crymble, Adam. Technology and the Historian: Transformations in the Digital Age. Urbana, Chicago, Springfield: University of Illinois Press, 2021. The Annals of Iowa 81, no. 1 (2022): 77-78. 

Guerrero, Perla M. Nuevo South. Latinas/os, Asians, and the Remaking of Place. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2017. Aztlán: A Journal of Chicano Studies 46, no. 1 (2021): 305-309. 

Buelna, Enrique M. Chicano Communists and the Struggle for Social Justice. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2019. Southwestern Historical Quarterly 123, no. 3 (2020): 382-383. 

Weber, John. From South Texas to the Nation: The Exploitation of Mexican Labor in the Twentieth Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. Southwestern Historical Quarterly 121, no. 3 (2018): 354-355.

Blackshear, James Bailey. Fort Bascom: Soldiers, Comancheros, and Indians in the Canadian River Valley. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2016. Panhandle-Plains Historical Review 88 (2017): 77-78. 

Rivas-Rodriguez, Maggie. Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2015. Panhandle-Plains Historical Review 87 (2016): 122-123. 

Peña Delgado, Grace. Making the Chinese Mexican: Global Migration, Localism, and Exclusion in the U.S.-Mexico Borderland. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2012. Regeneración Tlacuilolli: UCLA Raza Studies Journal 2, no. 1 (2016): 81-83.

Pawel, Miriam. The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography. New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2014. Southwestern Historical Quarterly 119, no. 1 (2015): 95-96. 

Weise, Julie. Corazón de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South Since 1910. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. Journal of Mississippi History 71, no. 4 (2015): 232-324.

Miller, Char. On The Edge: Water, Immigration, and Politics in the Southwest. San Antonio, TX: Trinity University Press, 2013. Panhandle-Plains Historical Review 88 (2014): 131-133. 

Summers Sandoval, Tomás F., Jr. Latinos at the Golden Gate: Creating Community and Identity in San Francisco. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Regeneración Tlacuilolli: UCLA Raza Studies Journal 1, no. 1 (2014): 167-169.