The Challenges of Emancipation in the Atlantic World
Caribbean slavery, Atlantic economies and African sovereignities will be addressed by historians Christopher Schmidt-Nowara, Enrique Martino, and Benjamin Talton, in this panel discussion presented by the Hofstra University Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program and the National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University® in cooperation with the Hofstra Cultural Center.
Benjamin Talton, Professor of History at Temple University
Defending the Political Kingdom: Capitalism, Humanitarianism and the Limits of African Sovereignty in the 20th Century
Enrique Martino, Researcher and Author, Humboldt University of Berlin
Enduring Atlantic Economies in the 20th Century: Nigerian Indentured Labour on the Plantation Island of Fernando Po
Christopher Schmidt-Nowara, Professor of History at Tufts University
Defending Slavery in an Age of Emancipation: Spain, Cuba, and Puerto Rico in the Early Nineteenth Century
Date/Time: Wednesday, November 13, 11:15 a.m. - 12:40 p.m. (Common Hour)
Location: Leo A. Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus
For more information please contact Benita Sampedro at firstname.lastname@example.org.
LACS calendar of events for this academic year has been subsidized by
The National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Hempstead, NY 11549