Professor Talitha Leflouria "Chained in Silence: A History of Black Women and Convict Labor" lecture

Lecture by award-winning historian Talitha L. LeFlouria (University of Virginia) on the plight of post-Civil War black women prisoners and their day-to-day struggles to overcome work-related abuses and violence, based on LeFlouria's award winning book. This event was the 2016 UMass/Five College Graduate Program in History Distinguished Annual Lecture and a part of the 2016-2017 Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series. October, 2016.

https://youtu.be/blj6QyfpeEY

Date: 
Friday, April 14, 2017