Episode 5. Slavery and Its Legacies with Christienna Fryar

Jim Walvin on the Remembrance of Slavery in Material Culture

In this episode David Blight talks with James Walvin, Professor of History Emeritus at the University of York, and they discuss how traces of s;avery are often overlooked in material culture we value, from porcelain sugar bowls to mahogany table. 

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March 24, 2017
In this episode David Blight talks with James Walvin, Professor of History Emeritus at the University of York, and they discuss how traces of s;avery are often overlooked in...
March 13, 2017
In this episode Thomas Thurston spoke with Christienna Fryar, an Assistant Professor of History at SUNY Buffalo State and a visiting fellow at the Gilder Lehrman Center, on...
March 13, 2017
The application deadline for the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition postdoctoral and faculty fellowships has been extended. The new...