Honors Fellowships

Bryan Casey

Casey, BryanName: Bryan Casey 
Title of Project:
 Unlikely Enemies: Slaves Resisting Slave Rebellion in Antebellum Virginia
Advisor: Melvin Ely
Honors Department: History

My project is an attempt to investigate slave resistance at it’s strangest. It focuses on slaves who opposed their fellow slaves during moments of rebellion or resistance. The Honors Fellowship gives me the time and resources I’ll need to complete my thesis.

Hometown: Williamsburg, VA
Majors: History
Future Plans: I hope to be a history professor.
Hobbies: Volunteering, gardening, soccer, traveling, reading, hiking, and cooking
Fun Fact: I’m a transfer student to William and Mary. I’ve lived in Scotland for about 2 years.


Follow Bryan’s research on the W&M Honors Fellowships blog!