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New online exhibit reveals true author of pseudonymously authored slave narrative from South Carolina

Dear Colleagues:

I apologize for this self promotion but in case it might be of interest, I'd like to share the news of a new online exhibit that explores the life of Samuel Williams, a man who survived a South Carolina childhood in bondage to write about it years later in a pseudonymously authored narrative, correctly attributed to him here for the first time. 

Special Issue of The Journal of the Civil War Era, on "The Future of Abolition Studies"

The June 2018 special issue of The Journal of the Civil War Era is now available, focusing on "The Future of Abolition Studies."

It includes a guest editor's note by Manisha Sinha, as well as book reviews, plus the following articles:

Joseph Yannielli, "Mo Tappan: Transnational Abolitionism and the Making of a Mende-American Town"

Natalie Joy, "The Indian's Cause: Abolitionists and Native American Rights"