Barbara Krauthamer returns to the library to discuss her new book, Black Slaves, Indian Masters: Slavery, Emanicipation, and Citizenship in the Native American South.
Barbara is Assistant Professor of History and Graduate Program Director at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst. She was at our library one year ago with her book, Envisioning Emancipation, composed of 150 historical photographs of enslaved and free African-Americans from the 1850s to the 1930s.
Barbara holds an MA from Washington University - St. Louis and a Ph.D. from Princeton University. She has taught at Stanford, Yale, and the University of Texas. She is married and lives with her family in Amherst.