Female Slaves and the Law Professor Martha Jones talked about the mid-19th century court case of Celia, a female slave who killed her master after repeated sexual… read more

Female Slaves and the Law Professor Martha Jones talked about the mid-19th century court case of Celia, a female slave who killed her master after repeated sexual assaults. Topcis included what options Celia may have had, and the involvement of her fellow slaves and her master’s white neighbors in her court case. close

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  • Martha S. Jones Associate Professor University of Michigan->History and Afro American Studies

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Female Slaves and the Law

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Program ID:
321554-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Dec 6, 2014
Last Aired:
Feb 7, 2015

Airing Details

  • Dec 06, 2014 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 06, 2014 | 11:58pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 14, 2014 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 15, 2014 | 4:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 30, 2014 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 30, 2014 | 1:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 30, 2014 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2014 | 1:58am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 01, 2015 | 4:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2015 | 2:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 07, 2015 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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