Event

ISC Seminar in American Studies: Martha S. Jones

Birthright citizens: Early African American history for our own time

  • Wed 23 Jan 19

    16:00 - 17:30

  • Colchester Campus

    4N.6.1

  • Event speaker

    Martha S. Jones, John Hopkins University

  • Event type

    Lectures, talks and seminars

  • Event organiser

    Interdisciplinary Studies Centre

  • Contact details

This Interdisciplinary Studies Centre Seminar will meet on Wednesday 23 January.

Attending the seminar will be Professor Martha S. Jones, from John Hopkins University, who will be speaking about the book 'Birthright citizens: a history of race and rights in antebellum America’.

ISC Seminar in American Studies: Martha S. Jones

Martha joined the Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Department of History on June 1, 2017 as the Society of Black Alumni Presidential Professor and Professor of History. Professor Jones is a legal and cultural historian whose interests include the study of race, law, citizenship, slavery, and the rights of women.

Please join us at 4pm on Wednesday 23 January 2019 in room 4N.6.1 if you wish to attend.