Events

2022

April 29, panelist at the session “Sites of Memory and Repositories of Knowledge,” at the conference “Telling the Truth About All This: Reckoning with Slavery and Its Legacies at Harvard and Beyond,” Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US.

April 20, keynote lecture (in French) “Le musée et les populations issues de l’esclavage: le cas des États-Unis,” at the international conference “Raconter et exposer les minorités : médiations muséales en France et en Amérique du Nord,” Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, France.

April 13, “Slavery, and the Problem of Memory and Public History,” Low Lecture, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD, US, on Zoom.

April 12, “What to Do with Painful Pasts: the U.S., Germany, and the Atlantic World” with Susan Neiman, Ana Lucia Araujo, and Emily Raboteau, Rifkind Center, City College of New York, New York City, US, on Zoom.

March 31, “Naming the Nameless: Slavery, Memory, and Death,” 2022 Stanley J. Stein Lecture, Brazil Lab, Program in Latin American Studies, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, US.

March 24, Panel “The Work of Memory” part of the series “How Should We Remember? History, Meaning, and Community,” Catholic University of America, Washington DC, US, on Zoom.

March 1, “What Objects Can Tell Us About the History of Slavery and the Atlantic Slave Trade?,” Department of History Workshop, University of Delaware, DE, US, on Zoom.

February 22, “Atlantic Slave Trade, Material Culture, and the Museum,” Ervin Frederick Kalb Lecture in History, Rice University, Houston, TX, US, on Zoom.

February 11,Roundtable on virtual scholarly exchanges,” Consortium on the Revolutionary Era Annual Conference, on Zoom.

February 9, “Exhibiting Slavery: A Brief Visual History of Slave Collars,” Visual Culture Colloquium, Center for Visual Culture, Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA, on Zoom.