The ‘Southern Trade’: The Northern Business of Manufacturing Shoes, Shirts, and Hoes for Slaves

Monday, October 22, 2007 12:00 PM

Seth Rockman, Assistant Professor of History, Brown University and GLC Fellow


The Slavery of Gypsies in the Romanian Principalities Some Parallels with Slavery in America

Monday, November 26, 2007 12:00 PM

Viorel Achim , Senior Researcher, Nicolae Iorga Institute of History, Bucharest, and GLC Fellow


Islamic Law and Abolition in East Africa and Arabia

Monday, December 3, 2007 12:00 PM

Bernard K. Freamon, Professor of Law, Seton Hall University School of Law, and GLC Fellow


Property & Personhood: Fictions of Slave Character in Early America

Monday, January 28, 2008 12:00 PM

Jeannine DeLombard, Associate Professor of English, University of Toronto


Long Time Gone: The Memory of Slavery in the South

Monday, February 25, 2008 12:00 PM

Edward Ball, Yale University


The Nation the Slaveholders Made: Proslavery Americanism in Comparative Perspective


Monday, March 3, 2008 12:00 PM

Robert Bonner, Connecticut Humanities Institute


On Slavery’s Borders: Small Slaveholding in Antebellum Missouri

Monday, March 31, 2008 12:00 PM

Diane Mutti-Burke, University of Missouri-Kansas City


Unregenerate Farmers: Agrarianism and Racism in the Early Twentieth-Century American South

Friday, April 18, 2008 11:00 AM

Elizabeth Herbin


Slavery on Shifting Grounds: The Prohibition of the African Slave Trade and Brazilian Slavery in the 19th Century

Monday, April 28, 2008 12:00 PM

Beatriz Mamigonian, Universidad Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil