Spady, James. "Belonging and Alienation: Gullah Jack and Some Maroon Dimensions of the 'Denmark Vesey Conspiracy'." Maroons and the marooned: runaways and castaways in the Americas. Edited by Richard Bodek and Joseph Kelly. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2020.
Spady, James. “Pickens, Andrew, Jr. (1779-1838).” The South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to the Governors of South Carolina, 104-105. Edited by Walter Edgar. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2012.
Spady, James O’Neil. “Bubbles and Beggars and the Bodies of Laborers: The Georgia Trusteeship, White Labor, and the Cultural Politics of Colonialism.” Constructing Early Modern Empires: Proprietary Ventures in the Atlantic World, 1500-1750,213-268. Edited by L.H. Roper and B. van Ruymbeke. Boston: Brill, 2007.
Spady, James O’Neil. “Colonialism and the Discursive Antecedents of Penn's Treaty with the Indians.” Friends and Enemies in Penn's Woods: Indians, Colonists, and the Racial Construction of Pennsylvania, 18-40. Edited by William A. Pencak and Daniel K. Richter. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2004.
Spady, James O’Neil. “To Vie with One against Another: Race and Demand for Nonelite White Education in an Eighteenth-Century Colonial Society.” Early American Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal 9, no. 3 (August 2011): 649–76.
Bickham Mendez, Jennifer, and James O’Neil Spady. “Organizing across Difference and across Campus: Cross-Class Coalition and Worker Mobilization in a Living Wage Campaign.” Labor Studies Journal 32, no. 4 (December 2007): 357–81.