Past Events

JCB Seminar in the History of the Americas and the World (SHAW)
January 23, 2015 - 4 pm
Justin Pope, Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice and the John Carter Brown Library. "Before the Age of Revolution: Slave Rumor and Rebellion in the Black British Atlantic, 1729-1746"
Talk
January 14, 2015 - 4 pm
Mekala Audain, Brown University, Ruth J. Simmons Postdoctoral Fellow in Slavery and Justice. "A Free and Friendly Asylum: Louisiana Fugitive Slaves in Spanish Texas, 1804-1812"
Lecture
December 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
William Simmons, Professor of Anthropology at Brown University, "Paths to the Great Swamp Fight, December 19, 1675"
Short-Term Fellow's Talk
December 17, 2014 - 4 pm
Jennifer Saracino, Tulane University, Jeannette D. Black Memorial Fellow. "Shifting Landscapes: The Mapa Uppsala and Its Sources"
Seminar in the History of the Americas and the World (SHAW)
December 10, 2014 - 4 pm
Philip Morgan, Johns Hopkins University. "The Early Mapping of the Caribbean"
Long-Term Fellow's Talk
December 3, 2014 - 12 pm
Nancy van Dusen, Queen’s University, Canada, InterAmericas Fellow, funded by The Reed Foundation. "The Disappearance of the Past: Indigenous Slavery in the Early Modern Iberian World"