John Sacher discusses how to use the “Twenty Negro” exemption in the classroom when teaching about the U.S. Civil War:
Joe Madison speaks with author Erica Armstrong Dunbar, about her book, “Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge.” Taped in the wake of and with commentary on Charlottesville.
As published by the Jackson Free Press:
Tyler Parry on the history of dogs and violence against people of color:
Benjamin D. Weber on the prison records from the first decade of US colonial rule in the Philippines from 1902-1912:
Talitha LeFlouria on Working History, the Southern Labor Studies Association podcast, discusses convict labor in the U.S. South:
Vanessa M. Holden. “Generation, resistance, and survival: African-American children and the Southampton Rebellion of 1831.” Slavery & Abolition pp. 1-47 (2017)
August 21st marks the start of the Southampton revolt. On this day, Nat Turner and other enslaved rebels met to plan their revolt. The revolt itself began the next day (August 22) and lasted less than 48 hours.
Read on for the 1831 report from the Richmond Enquirer: