Lunch Time Book Talk with Professor Ana Lucia Araujo, “Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History”

Thursday, February 8, 2018
12 PM 
CSSJ Seminar Room
94 Waterman Street

Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History

Join us for a CSSJ Lunch Time Book Talk with Ana Lucia Araujo on her recent monograph, Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History.

Ana Lucia Araujo is a social and cultural historian, working on the history and public memory of the Atlantic slave trade and slavery and their social and cultural legacies. In the last fifteen years, she authored and edited over ten books and published nearly fifty articles and chapters on these themes. She lectures and publishes in English, Portuguese, French, and Spanish in the United States and also abroad. In November 2017, she was appointed as a member of the International Scientific Committee of the UNESCO Slave Route Project. Her most recent book is Reparations for Slavery and the Slave Trade: A Transnational and Comparative History. The book examines from a transnational perspective the history of the demands of reparations for slavery and the slave trade.

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP here.