Arch Dalrymple III Department of History

University of Mississippi

Paul Lovejoy to Speak on Digital Humanities and Slavery

The Arch Dalrymple III Department of History and the University of Mississippi Slavery Research Group are delighted to host Professor Paul E. Lovejoy, Distinguished Research Professor, Department of History, York University, for a talk on “Digital Humanities and Biographical Research on Slavery,” on Thursday, November 8th at 5:45PM in 209 Bryant Hall.

Professor Lovejoy has helped to establish several research institutes in many countries, including the Wilberforce Institute at the University of Hull (UK), and he is currently a member of the International Scientific Committee, UNESCO General History of Africa. He is also the author of numerous books including Jihad in West Africa during the Age of Revolutions.

This event is part of the University of Mississippi Slavery Research Group’s #Year 400 Lecture Series. This event is free and open to the public.