The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, a part of the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale, is dedicated to the investigation and dissemination of knowledge concerning all aspects of chattel slavery and its destruction. The GLC’s activities include:

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What’s New at the Gilder Lehrman Center

October 19, 2016
Interview with Tammy Ingram, Robina Fellow in Modern Slavery October 17, 2016 With the help of a major grant from the Minneapolis-based Robina Foundation, the Center is now...
October 19, 2016
JOB OPPORTUNITY: GLC Media Project Manager October 17, 2016 We are excited to announce the posting for the position of Gilder Lehrman Center Media Project Manager.  This is a...
October 18, 2016
Equal Protection: Origins and Legacies of the Fourteenth Amendment  (Short Film and Film Clips) On March 31, 2016, in honor of the 150th anniversary of the passage of the...