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September 15, 2021
Award Sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History among Most Prestigious for History Educators NEW YORK, NY (September 15, 2021) –The Gilder Lehrman...
September 13, 2021
Commissioned by President Peter Salovey, a working group of historians, librarians, student researchers, and community members is conducting a thorough research study of...
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September 13, 2021
By Mike Cummings Yale historian David Blight visited Richmond, Virginia, often in the late 1990s while researching the Civil War’s effect on American memory. When not sifting...
Sterling Professor of History David Blight and President Peter Salovey
September 10, 2021
David Blight, the Sterling Professor of History who served as an advisor to the team of curators at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum, and President Peter Salovey discuss...
Frederick Douglass
August 2, 2021
New Haven, Conn.— Yale University’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition today has announced the finalists for the twenty-third annual...
July 28, 2021
Thomas Thurston talks with Ambassador Luis C.deBaca (ret.) on the 13th Amendment and the History of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act Ambassador (ret.) Luis C.deBaca...
July 28, 2021
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2021 4:15 Welcome: Peter Salovey 4:30—6:00pm KEYNOTE: Universities, Slavery, and Memory David Blight in conversation with Jonathan Holloway and...