Akwantu: The Journey

On June 11, 2015 in front of an appreciative and highly responsive audience (standing room only) director Roy T. Anderson presented his film Akwantu:…

 

Maroons Revisited

Secluded in the forests, the swamps and the mountains, or hidden at the borders of plantations, maroons all over the Americas…

 

Ghosts of Amistad

On May 6, 2015, Marcus Rediker presented Ghosts of Amistad, a documentary by Tony Buba, based on Rediker’s book, The Amistad…

 

Gateway to Freedom

Eric Foner’s Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad is the winner of the New-York Historical Society’s 2016 American…