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Freedom’s Struggle: Black Kidnapping and State Formation in the Age of Atlantic Emancipation

May 4, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm


Scott Heerman is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Miami and is currently the Barbara Thom Postdoctoral Fellow at the Huntington Library. Heerman will lead an eye opening talk about the kidnapping of Black individuals on the UC Santa Barbara campus on Thursday, May 4 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Sponsored by the IHC’s Slavery, Captivity, and the Meaning of Freedom RFG.