Book Discussion on Slaves Waiting for Sale

Maurie McInnis discussed her book, Slaves Waiting for Sale: Abolitionist Art and the American Slave Trade, about abolitionist art and the… read more

Maurie McInnis discussed her book, Slaves Waiting for Sale: Abolitionist Art and the American Slave Trade, about abolitionist art and the impact it had. The book revolves around a series of images about the American slave trade made by Eyre Crowe, a young British artist who visited a slave auction in Richmond, Virginia, in 1853. The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Slaves Waiting for Sale

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Program ID:
305927-7
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 27, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 28, 2013

Airing Details

  • May 27, 2012 | 1:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 28, 2012 | 1:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2012 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2012 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 28, 2013 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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