The GLC Brown Bag Lunch series consists of informal presentations by GLC fellows and affiliated scholars. The presentations are held in 230 Prospect Street, Room 101, from 12pm until about 1:15pm. Bring your lunch and we’ll provide dessert!

Viral Networks: The Parallel Histories of American Trade and Yellow Fever

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Julia Mansfield, Yale University

Georg Jellinek and the Religious Foundations for the first Declaration of Human Rights

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - Annabelle Meier, Bavarian American Academy

Sustaining Slavery: Plantation Provisioning and the Politics of Health in the British Caribbean

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - Nicholas Crawford Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse

Field Ghosts:How the American Farmworker Fought Migrant Slavery, then Lost to H2A, 1975-1990

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - Karin Zipf, East Carolina University

An Afro-Brazilian Atlantic: Slavery and Anglo-American Abolitionism in Nineteenth-Century Brazil

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - Isadora Moura Mota,  University of Miami

Race, Place, and Expertise: Working in the St. Vincent Botanic Garden, 1765-1822

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - J’Nese Williams, Vanderbilt University

Ni Esclave, Ni Nègre: Arabic’s Contested Borders

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - Gretchen Head, Yale-National University of Singapore College

The 13th Amendment and the History of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - Luis C.deBaca, Open Society Foundations Fellow; Director, Justice and Security Programs for Chambers Lopez Strategies

Hidden in Plain Sight: Slavery and Suppression in Antebellum American Art

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - Rachel Stephens,  University of Alabama

The Unknown Interpreters of the Amistad

Monday, March 25, 2019 - Jeanette Zaragoza De Leon, Yale Divinity School

Ghost Stories about the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - Ellen Gruber Garvey,  New Jersey City University

Faith, Nature, and the Legacies of South Carolina Methodist Camp Meetings

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Holly Lynton, Bard College