AWARDS: Organization of American Historians 2018 List

Awardees of interest include Brittney C. Cooper, Tiya Miles (twice), Edward L. Ayers, Richard White, Ula Yvette Taylor, Deirdre Cooper Owens, Ashley D. Farmer, Tera W. Hunter, C. Riley Snorton (honorable mention), Alexandra J. Finley, and Nakia D. Parker.

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The Junto Blog Announces New Bloggers

Looking forward to the Junto reboot featuring new bloggers, including historians of slavery Vanessa Holden and Ebony Jones. Also new:

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NEWS: SUNY Launches “Afro-Latinx Futures” Book Series

Exciting new book series!! With Vanessa K. Valdéz as Series Editor and Rebecca Colesworthy as Acquisitions Editor:

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ARTICLES: Connolly and Fuentes Co-Edit Special Issue on Archives of Slavery

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:

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NEWS: Under pressure to reconcile racist past, Wesleyan College joins slavery study group | AJC

Wesleyan College of Macon, Georgia joins USS–the only college in Georgia to do so. Atlanta-Journal Constitution reports:

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