Links of Interest

Universities Studying Slavery.

African-American Heritage at Sweet Briar.

African Americans at Washington & Lee.

The Lemon Project – College of William & Mary.

Slavery at South Carolina College – University of South Carolina.

Slavery, Memory and Reconciliation – Georgetown University.

Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice – Brown University.

 

Articles

“Recognizing slavery at Harvard” by Drew G. Faust. The Harvard Crimson, March 2016.

“Georgetown University plans steps to atone for its past” by Rachel L. Swarns. The New York Times, September 2016.

“Georgetown plans to apologize for its role in slavery” by Nick Anderson and Susan Svrluga. The Washington Post, September 2016.

 

Documents

“A difficult, yet undeniable history.” Washington & Lee University.

“Report for Salem Academy and College: A Study of the School’s Education of Female Slaves and its Involvement with Slavery.” Salem Academy and College.

“Report of Commission On Memorials.” Brown University.

“Report of the Committee to Establish Principles on Renaming.” Yale University.

“Roots, restoration, remembrances: Sweet Briar cabin.” Tusculum Institute at Sweet Briar College.

 

Lectures

Slavery and Its Legacies at Emory University: Reflections on History and Accountability.