Dr. Alice Baumgartner interview (Part 2)

Holly Pinheiro, Jr. Discussion

Dear H-CivWar Subscribers,

Today we feature the next part of an author interview with Dr. Alice Baumgartner, the author of South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War (Basic Books). Today's discussion focuses on how this book complicates our understanding of African American citizenship by examining Mexico: Video


Dr. Alice Baumgartner is an assistant professor of history at the University of Southern California.



Holly A. Pinheiro, Jr. is an Assistant Professor of African American History at Augusta University. He is the author of the forthcoming book, The Families' Civil War: Northern African American Soldiers and the Fight for Racial Justice.