Fall 2012 - Spring 2013 Schedule
September 12 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Black Purgatory: Female Slave Resistance in Nineteenth-Century Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)"
Ana Lucia Araujo (Associate Professor, Howard University)
October 9 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
A Discussion on the book The Problem of Slavery As History: A Global Approach (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012) by Joseph C. Miller
Joseph Miller (Professor, University of Virginia)
October 24 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Remembering and Commemorating the United States Colored Troops: The African American Civil War Monument, Washington, DC"
Renée Ater (Associate Professor, University of Maryland, College Park)
December 5, 2012 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Rethinking the Christie Affair: Free Africans, Citizenship, and Nation during the Anglo-Brazilian Conflict, 1861-1865"
Daryle Williams (Associate Professor, University of Maryland, College Park)
January 23, 2013 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Washington, DC: From the Founding of a Slaveholding Capital to a Center of Abolitionism"
Maurice Jackson (Associate Professor, Georgetown University)
March 6, 2013 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Shadowed Lives: Slave Ancestry And Social Emancipation In Twentieth-Century Urban Gambia"
Alice Bellagamba (Associate Professor, University of Milano-Biccoca, Italy)
March 27, 2013 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Fragments of an Indian Ocean Life: Aristide Corroller Between Islands and Empires"
Pier Larson (Professor, Johns Hopkins University)
April 24 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jeffrey Kerr-Ritchie (Associate Professor, Howard University)