BOOK: Mintz & Stauffer, et. al. on the Problem of Evil & Slavery

Mintz, Steven, and John Stauffer. The Problem of Evil: Slavery, Freedom, And the Ambiguities of American Reform. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2007. From the University of Massachusetts Press website: Leading scholars explore the moral dimension of American history A collective effort to present a new kind of moral history, this volume seeks to show … Continue reading BOOK: Mintz & Stauffer, et. al. on the Problem of Evil & Slavery

Orlando Patterson to Keynote John Hope Franklin Colloquium (Depauw University)

The legacy of one the leading black intellectuals of the twentieth century will be analyzed and celebrated at DePauw on March 12 and 13 as the University presents a colloquium, "From Slavery to Freedom: John Hope Franklin and the Road Ahead." Orlando Patterson, John Cowles Professor of Sociology at Harvard University, will provide the event's … Continue reading Orlando Patterson to Keynote John Hope Franklin Colloquium (Depauw University)