H-Atlantic is an international network for Atlantic World History from 1500 to 1800. This an interdisciplinary network for scholars who study colonial North America and the United States, Europe, West Africa, the Caribbean, and South America in a transatlantic context.

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International Conference: Photography and Britishness

November 4–5, 2016
Photography and Britishness
Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
This two-day international conference investigates the various ways in which ideas about Britain have been communicated, inflected, and contested through the photographic image. It questions how photographs are understood to mirror, reinforce, or interrupt what constitutes “Britishness” in national, local, imperial, colonial, and postcolonial  contexts. Papers cover a wide range of international perspectives from the nineteenth century to today.

Lapidus Center Talks @ Noon

Bring your lunch to the Schomburg Center in Harlem and enjoy exciting talks on works in progress on the slave trade, slavery and anti-slavery in the Atlantic World.

November 3 – 12pm
Anthony Di Lorenzo, PhD, Lapidus Center Fellow
Antislavery Politics in New York During the Age of Revolution