Northwestern University

Feb
20
Wed 12:15 PM

Lecture on American slavery by Daina Ramey BERRY (U of Texas Austin)

When: Wednesday, February 20, 2019
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM  

Where: Harris Hall, Leopold Rm (108), 1881 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Elzbieta Foeller-Pituch   847.467.0885

Group: Center for Historical Studies

Co-Sponsor(s):
Center for African American History (CAAH)

Category: Academic

Description:

Joint CCHS/CAAH Distinguished lecture on African American History:

Daina Ramey BERRY (U of Texas at Austin), author of The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation (2016)

Lunch lecture (12:15 to 1:50 p.m.--catered lunch provided)--lunch starts at 12:15, while lecture starts about 12:30 p.m.

WINTER 2019

Carla NAPPI (U of British Columbia), author of The Monkey and the Inkpot: Natural History and its Transformations in Early Modern China (2009)—Tuesday, January 15–lunch lecture (12:15 to 1:50 p.m.)
"Bodies in Translation: The Manchu Anatomy and Reading as Historical Practice"
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Joint CCHS/CAAH Distinguished lecture on African American History:
Daina Ramey BERRY (U of Texas at Austin), author of The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation (2016)

Wednesday, February 20 lunch lecture (12:15 to 1:50 p.m.): “‘I Was One of the Chosen Ones’: Slavery & The Valuation of Souls”

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