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Jeffrey R. Kerr-Ritchie
National Humanities Center
Comparative Slavery, Abolition, and Emancipation
|List Affiliations:||Former Reviewer for H-CivWar
|Interests:||African American History / Studies
American History / Studies
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies
M.A. & Ph.D. in history from Univ. of Pennsylvania 1985-1992
Freedpeople in the Tobacco South: Virginia 1860-1900 (Chapel Hill, 1999)
Numerous published articles, conference papers, and book reviews on slavery, emancipation, & labor in the modern world.
Taught surveys on U.S. history, Civil War & Reconstruction, African-American History.
Taught seminars on slavery, emancipation, black intellectuals, protest movements, and sports.
Worked at Wesleyan, SUNY Binghamton, and Columbia.
Fellowships at Yale, Schomburg Center, National Humanities Center.