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Dec 08, 2019
HAP 41 - Should I Stay or Should I Go? - The Colonization ControversyDecember 08, 2019
Questions of political autonomy and group identity in the emigration movement led by Paul Cuffe, Daniel Coker, John Russwurm and others.
Nov 24, 2019
HAP 40 - American Africans - Early Black Institutions in the USNovember 24, 2019
Building black institutions in early American history, with Prince Hall and the Masons in Boston, and Richard Allen and the Methodists in Philadelphia.
Nov 10, 2019
HAP 39 - Doris Garraway on the Haitian RevolutionNovember 10, 2019
An interview with Doris Garraway on the background, intellectual basis, and legacy of the Haitian Revolution.
Oct 13, 2019
HAP 37 - Liberty, Equality, Humanity - The Haitian RevolutionOctober 13, 2019
In an age of revolutions and revolutionary ideas, the Haitian Revolution of 1791-1804 stands out as the most radical of them all.
Sep 29, 2019
HAP 36 - Sons of Africa - Quobna Ottobah Cugoano and Olaudah EquianoSeptember 29, 2019
Quobna Ottobah Cugoano and Olaudah Equiano advance the goals of the abolitionist movement through a groundbreaking political treatise and an influential autobiography.
Sep 15, 2019
HAP 35 - Letters from the Heart - Ignatius Sancho and Benjamin BannekerSeptember 15, 2019
Ignatius Sancho and Benjamin Banneker make their mark on the history of Africana thought through letters that reflect on the power of sentiment.
Sep 01, 2019
HAP 34 - New England Patriot - Lemuel HaynesSeptember 01, 2019
Preacher and Revolutionary War soldier Lemuel Haynes argues that the principles of the American Revolution demand the abolition of slavery.
Jul 21, 2019
HAP 33 - Young, Gifted, and Black - Phillis WheatleyJuly 21, 2019
Phillis Wheatley astonishes colonial Americans with her exquisite and precocious poetry and reflects on the liberating power of the imagination.
Jul 07, 2019
HAP 32 - Talking Book - Early Africana Writing in EnglishJuly 07, 2019
18th century black authors touch on philosophical themes in autobiographical narratives, poetry, and other literary genres.
Jun 23, 2019
HAP 31 - Justin Smith on Amo and Race in Early Modern PhilosophyJune 23, 2019
Justin E.H. Smith joins us to discuss Anton Wilhelm Amo against the background of ideas about race in early modern philosophy, including Leibniz.