Tom Cutterham, "Forum Introduction"
Casey Schmitt, "The Global and the Hemispheric"
Justin Leroy, "Commodities and Agents in the History of Slavery"
Christy Clark-Pujara, "Slave Economies of the U.S. North"
Kevin Waite, "Slavery's Civil War?"
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Slavery's Capitalism: A New History of American Economic Development (2016). The book's table of contents, which includes essays by--among many others--Edward Baptist, Caitlin Rosenthal, Joshua Rothman, Kathryn Boodry, and John Majewski, is available here. The volume is the product of a 2011 conference organized jointly by Harvard and Brown universities. The forum essays are: