In an effort to highlight the diverse range of scholarship at the upcoming annual meeting, we’re highlighting different sessions here on the blog each week.
September 22, 2012 marked the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. For the annual meeting, a group of prominent historians have come together to discuss the legacy of the act, including: local dynamics, a transnational view of abolition in the world, and transitions to freedom in the Americas.
The Emancipation Proclamation at 150: Dynamics, Contexts, and Legacies
(AHA Session 30)
Date: Thursday, January 3, 2012, 3:30p.m.-5:30 p.m.