Published April 6, 2021
Affiliate faculty Jenifer Barclay's book, The Mark of Slavery: Disability, Race, and Gender in Antebellum America, is being released by University of Illinois Press this month! To celebrate, the press is holding a virtual book launch event, featuring Dr. Barclay in conversation with Stefanie Hunt-Kennedy, author of Between Fitness and Death: Disability and Slavery in the Caribbean and Daina Ramey Berry, author of The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of The Enslaved, From Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation. The event will be held April 13 at noon ET. To register, visit the website at this hyperlink.
Another book celebration event will be scheduled for the fall. Congratulations, Dr. Barclay!