Scott B. Eastman, BA, PhD
Scott B. Eastman, BA, PhD

Scott B. Eastman, BA, PhD

College of Arts and Sciences


  • Spain, Atlantic History

Academic Appointments


  • History


  • Professor


A more complete listing of scholarship, teaching, and research interests can be found on my Curriculum Vitae.

Publications and Presentations


  • The Rise of Constitutional Government in the Iberian Atlantic World: The Impact of the Cádiz Constitution of 1812, University of Alabama Press, 2015
  • Eastman, Scott The Spanish Empire and Atlantic World History [book review], Journal of Colonialism & Colonial History, 15, 1-1, 2014
  • Eastman, Scott Women of the Iberian Atlantic., American Historical Review, 119, 217-218, 2014
  • Eastman, Scott A Flock Divided: Race, Religion, and Politics in Mexico, 1749-1857, Canadian Journal of History, 47, 178-180, 2012
  • Eastman, Scott Forceful Negotiations: The Origins of the Pronunciamiento in Nineteenth-Century Mexico, Hispanic American Historical Review, 92, 562-563, 2012
  • Eastman, Scott The Spanish Republic and Civil War, Journal of World History, 23, 465-468, 2012
  • Eastman, Scott America Has Escaped from our Hands: Rethinking Empire, Identity and Independence during the Trienio Liberal in Spain, 1820-1823, European History Quarterly, 41, 428-443, 2011
  • Eastman, S. B. Urban revolt, Nationalist Revolutions: Puebla and Valencia, 1808-1814., Nuevo, Mundo, Mundo Nuevos, 2011, 2011
  • Eastman, Scott The History of the Conquest of New Spain, Journal of World History, 21, 757-759, 2010
  • Eastman, S. B. Forging Catholic National Identities in the transaltantic spanish monarchy, 1808-1814, Institute of European Studies, 2008
  • Eastman, S. B. Liberty reassumes her throne: The 'revolution' and the press in Spain, 1808-1812., Transitions: Journal of Franco-Iberian Studies, 4, 73-101, 2008
  • Eastman, S. B. Collective Identities during the War of Independence in Valencia and Andalucia, Historia y Politica, 14, 245-272, 2005
  • Eastman, S. B. La que sostiene la Peninsula es guerra nacional: identidades colectivas en Valencia y Andalucia durante la Guerra de Independencia, Historia y Politica, 14, 245-272, 2005
  • Eastman, S. B. Ya no hay Atlantico, ya no hay dos continentes: regionalismo e identidad nacional durante la Guerra de la Independencia en Nueva Espana., Tiempos de America. Revista de Historia, Cultura y Territorio, 2005, 153-166, 2005
  • Eastman, S. B. Regionalism and national identity during the War of Idependence in New Spain, Tiempos de America. Revista de Historia, Cultura y Territorio, 2005, 153-166, 2005

Editing and Reviews

  • Eastman, Scott Bicentenarios de libertad: La fragua de la política en España y las Américas, Hispanic American Historical Review, 93, 504-505, 2013
  • Eastman, Scott Propaganda e información en tiempos de guerra: España y América (1700-1714), Hispanic Review, 79, 661-664, 2011


  • “The 1812 Generation: Constitutional Praxis across the Hispanic Atlantic World.” Atlantic History Workshop, New York University., 2012
  • “‘The Wisdom of Two Worlds’: The Celestial Constitution of 1812.” Scales of Cádiz: Spain’s 1812 Constitution in Local, Imperial and Atlantic Contexts. John Carter Brown Library, Providence., 2012

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • Hispanex Program, Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sport (Spain)
  • Course Development Grant, Global Perspectives for Magis Core, Creighton University
  • Mellon LASA Seminars Initiative, ($20,000), Co-organizer
  • Program for Cultural Cooperation, University of Minnesota
  • Mexico City, Seville, Madrid. Sabbatical research funded by Creighton University
  • Madrid, Spain. Supported by funds from Academic Affairs, Creighton University
  • Madrid, Spain. Program for Cultural Cooperation, University of Minnesota

Awards and Honors

  • Mary Lucretia and Sarah Emily Creighton award, Creighton University College of ARts and Sciences, 2015
  • Ignatian Award, Creighton University, 2011
  • Faculty Development Award, 2005