Camilla Townsend (Ph.D., Rutgers University) is professor of history at Rutgers University (New Brunswick, NJ). Her special interest is in the relations between indigenous peoples and Europeans throughout the Americas.

Tales of Two Cities: Race and Economic Culture in Early Republican North and South America2000
Pocahontas and the Powhatan Dilemma: The American Portraits Series2004
Malintzin’s Choices: An Indian Woman in the Conquest of Mexico2006
American Indian History2009
Here in This Year: Seventeenth-Century Nahuatl Annals of the Tlaxcala-Puebla Valley2009
Annals of Native America: How the Nahuas of Colonial Mexico Kept Their History Alive2016
Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs2019