News

February 22, 2018
Now open for registration: Free Massive Open Online Course Forced and Precarious Labor in the Global Economy: Slavery by Another Name? A collaboration between the...
November 30, 2017
Join the Yale Film Studies Center for a 20th anniversary screening of Steven Spielberg’s AMISTAD, based on events that took place in New Haven, with an introduction by...
November 16, 2017
Erik Mathisen on American Diplomacy during the era of Reconstruction Erik Mathisen joins Thomas Thurston on this episode of Slavery and Its Legacies to discuss American...
October 23, 2017
Jonathan Schroeder on Mapping North American Slave Narratives Jonathan Schroeder, a recent Postdoctoral Associate at Yale’s Digital Humanities Lab, discusses his post-...
October 6, 2017
Political Violence during Reconstruction Brad Proctor joins Thomas Thurston on this episode of Slavery and Its Legacies to discuss the Ku Klux Klan and Political Violence...
October 3, 2017
Disunion in Civil War America: Parallels for Today? Friday and Saturday, November 3-4, 2017 Luce Hall Auditorium, MacMillan Center, Yale University 34 Hillhouse Ave, New...
September 18, 2017
The pre-Garrisonian Abolitionist Movement  Nicholas Wood joins Thomas Thurston on this episode of Slavery and Its Legacies to discuss his book-in-progress, “Before Garrison...