Thursday, November 16 / 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM Congressional C (Lobby Level)

Session 8
Representations of Race: Visual Approaches to Histories of Inequality in America

Chair: Angel A. Parham, University of Virginia

1. 'Moments of Danger': Iconoclasm, Memory, and Reconstruction in American Liberal Arts Colleges and UniversitiesJulia P. Adams, Yale University.

2. Built for the Ships: How Human Trafficking in the Eighteenth Century Created the Modern Port CityShaheen Alikhan, University of Virginia.

3. Picturing Ira Aldridge: Professional Actor, Global Celebrity, and the Most Widely-Seen Abolitionist of the Nineteenth CenturyJay Cook, University of Michigan.

4. Visualizing Slavery and Freedom in the History of One Square BlockAngel A. Parham, University of Virginia.

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