Alternative Parents: Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemmings

Wednesday, September 14, 2005 4:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Clarence Walker, Professor of History at University of California, Davis


Writing Harriet Jacobs: A Life

Thursday, September 22, 2005 4:15 PM - 6:15 PM

Jean Fagan Yellin, Distinguished Professor Emerita at Pace University and winner of the 2004 Frederick Douglass Book Prize


AIDS, Stigmatization, and Culture in Haiti: Implementing Antiretroviral Therapies in a context of Medical Pluralism

Wednesday, November 2, 2005 4:30 PM

Catherine Benoit, Professor of Anthropology at Connecticut College


A Reading and Discussion of Elizabeth Alexander’s New Epic Poem ‘Amistad’

Monday, November 14, 2005 4:15 PM

Elizabeth Alexander, Yale University


A Reading and Discussion of “We Who Are Dark: The Philosophical Foundations of Black Solidarity”

Tuesday, December 13, 2005 7:00 PM

Tommie Shelby, the John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University


Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World

Thursday, March 23, 2006 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

David Brion Davis, Yale University Sterling Professor Emeritus