New Scholarship: Picture Freedom

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Picture Freedom: Remaking Black Visuality in the Early Nineteenth Century by Jasmine Nicole Cobb

Scholar Jasmine Nicole Cobb compares William Townsend’s sketches of captive Africans from the schooner Amistad, held at the Beinecke, to later images of African Americans.

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by Melissa Barton
April 22, 2015
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