Nat Turner and the Late Emancipation Novel

A public lecture in connection with the graduate seminar, “Postwar New York,” organized by Joshua Kotin and sponsored by Postwar New York: Workshops, a Humanities Council Magic Grant for Innovation, and the Department of English.
May 5, 2024, 4:30 pm6:00 pm



Event Description


Robert Frank.

“The Book of Black Culture” is Christopher Freeburg’s current book in progress. This book tells the story of how enslaved Africans and their descendants transformed America’s infamous failure into the greatest moral occasion of modern Western life.

  • Department of English
  • Humanities Council
Event Type
Book Talk
Event Category
AAS Recommended Event


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