Craig Steven Wilder: Ebony and Ivy book reading and signing

October 15, 2013
5:30 PM 
Craig Steven Wilder: Ebony and Ivy book reading and signing 
Brown University Bookstore
244 Thayer Street

A 2006 report commissioned by Brown University revealed that institution’s complex and contested involvement in slavery—setting off a controversy that leapt from the ivory tower to make headlines across the country. But Brown’s troubling past was far from unique. In Ebony and Ivy, Craig Steven Wilder, a rising star in the profession of history, lays bare uncomfortable truths about race, slavery, and the American academy.