NYT covers Erica Armstrong Dunbar’s new book on Ona Judge :
Columnist Michael Paul Williams on the Devil’s Half Acre:
“Kara Walker is one of the most high-profile and controversial artists in America. The exhibition presented three narrative portfolio series, executed in print—The Emancipation Approximation, Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War and An Unpeopled Land in Uncharted Waters.”
Mariana Candido, An African Slaving Port and the Atlantic World: Benguela and Its Hinterland. Reprint edition. Place of publication not identified: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
“As universities grapple with connections to slavery, Harvard is displaying documents that offer records of the enslaved people who lived and worked at the school.”
A special symposium in the Journal of African American History featured the work of Gerald Horne, historian of African American and African diaspora history:
via ABC News:
“Prof. Guridy discusses his prize-winning book, “Forging Diaspora: Afro-Cubans and African Americans in a World of Empire and Jim Crow.”