“Bloodied Waters, Hidden Histories: Race, Terror and the Unmaking of Freedom”: Faculty Book Talk with Sowande Mustakeem

February 18, 2021
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Zoom (Virtual)

University Libraries presents: Faculty Book Talk: Sowande Mustakeem
Professor Sowande’ Mustakeem (History) discusses her book Slavery at Sea: Terror, Sex, and Sickness in the Middle Passage (University of Illinois Press, 2016), revealing for the first time how the institution of slavery took critical shape at sea. The book was recognized with a 2017 Wesley-Logan Prize (American Historical Association) and a 2020 Dred Scott Freedom Award (Dred Scott Heritage Foundation). The talk will be followed by a Q&A.

Register to attend: https://wustl.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oeRZzpudTH6N3R1hP12eVA