Scholars of slavery engage history, archives, Saidiya Hartman, and violence, in a recent History of the Present. From the introduction by Brian Connolly and Marisa Fuentes:
via the American Historical Association:
Wesleyan College of Macon, Georgia joins USS–the only college in Georgia to do so. Atlanta-Journal Constitution reports:
via Repeating Islands:
A Collective of Medievalists of Color issues a statement on racism in the profession and in their field:
The Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora issued a statement on the U.S. presidential election:
An initiative led by Professors Deborah Gray White and Marisa Fuentes comes to fruition this Friday, November 18, 2016 from 4 to 6 pm. Open to the public.
Adam Rothman speaks about slavery and the university at a Georgetown University event: