The Slave Ship Lectures

Archived Lectures, Audio and Video

  • “The Ethnography of the Slave Ship,” Seminar on “Cultures of the Sea,” organized by program “Ermenautica,” based at Sapienza University of Rome, the University of Manouba, and the University of Tunisia, May 15, 2020.
  • “The Legacy of the Slave Ship,” lecture, Center on Race and Social Problems, University of Pittsburgh, December 11, 2012 (video).
  • “Lectures in History: The Slave Trade,” lecture, C-SPAN3, University of Pittsburgh, filmed October 2010, televised December 2010 (video).
  • “Slave Ship/Ghost Ship,” lecture, Department of Africana Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, February 17, 2009 (video).
  • “The Floating Dungeon: A History of the Slave Ship,” the John William Byrn Lecture, Department of History, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, March 12, 2008 (video).
  • “The Slave Ship,” lecture, South Street Seaport Museum/C-SPAN, New York, October 16, 2007 (video).