Annette Gordon-Reed on Thomas Jefferson
The Second Annual PUP/NYIH Lecture in the Humanities, organized by Princeton University Press and the New York Institute for the Humanities at New York University with the aim of highlighting the importance of the humanities, will be given by Annette Gordon-Reed, the Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard Law School, a professor of history in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University, and contributor to the Review. Gordon-Reed’s lecture, “Thomas Jefferson’s Imagined Black Nation,” will draw on research from her most recent book, Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination.
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