Upcoming Conferences Relating to Slavery and Slave Trades in History and Memory:


  • "Black Is...Black Ain't": Reconceptualizing The African Diaspora: An Interdisciplinary Symposium; Indiana University-Bloomington, March 25–26, 2011.

  • Slavery and the University: Histories and Legacies, Emory University, Feb. 3–6, 2011

  • African American History & Culture Conference at UNC-Chapel Hill, Feb. 19–20, 2011



Links to Past Conferences Relating to Slavery and Slave Trades in History and Memory:

  • Slavery in New York? Slavery Today? Dec. 3–4, 2010, New York Historical Society

  • "Race, Slavery and the Civil War: The Tough Stuff of American History and Memory," Sept. 24, 2010, Norfolk State University.

  • Charting New Courses in the History of Slavery and Emancipation, March 3–6, 2010, University of Southern Mississippi

  • Representation of Slavery Museums, Memorials, and Monuments, June 28–30, 2010, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • "The bloody Writing is for ever torn": The Abolition of the Atlantic Slave Trade: Origins, Effects, and Legacies, Aug. 8–12, 2007, Accra and Elmina, Ghana

  • Confronting Slavery: Scholarship and Interpretation in the 21st Century, April 13, 2007, Hampton National Historic Site

  • Slavery and Public History: An International Symposium, Nov 2–4, 2006, Yale University

  • Repairing the Past: Confronting the Legacies of Slavery, Genocide, & Caste, Oct. 27–29, 2005, Yale University