Slavery and the Constitution: An NEH Institute

When:
07/08/2018 @ 8:00 am – 07/12/2018 @ 5:00 pm
2018-07-08T08:00:00-04:00
2018-07-12T17:00:00-04:00
Contact:
Paul Finkelman
518-605-0296

Coming Soon in July 2018:

Slavery and the Constitution is a new NEH Summer Institute designed to examine the relationship between slavery and the Constitution and will enable 25 faculty members from two- and four-year colleges and universities to study the relationship between slavery and the United States Constitution. It will be held in Washington, DC from July 8-21, 2018at the Library of Congress’ Kluge Center.  Seven eminent scholars will offer seminars, lead scholarly discussions, and provide research assistance on the topic of slavery and the Constitution. The Institute’s scholars will also guide the participants through primary documents and the continuing scholarly debate over the relationship between slavery and the Constitution from its writing to the Civil War. The stipend for the program is $2100.

Visit the website for more information:

https://www.brookhavencollege.edu/cd/instruct-divisions/bhc/bcsa/humanities/pages/humasummerseminar.aspx

 

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