Manisha Sinha

Manisha Sinha

Manisha Sinha is an Indian-born American historian, and the Draper Chair in American History at the University of Connecticut. She is the author of 'The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition' . Wikipedia*

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Manisha Sinha has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 Forum as an Associate Professor for the Afro-American Studies of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 1,361 views per program. Most common tags: Lincoln, Abraham, Lincoln Bicentennial, African Americans.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2015 - Present Adjunct Professor, History, University of Massachusetts, Amherst Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2001 - Present Associate Professor, Afro-American Studies, University of Massachusetts, Amherst Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Slave's Cause</em>

    The Slave's Cause

    Manisha Sinha talked about her book The Slave’s Cause: A History of Abolition, in which she contends that the common profile…

  • Race and Emancipation in the Age of Lincoln, Opening

    Race and Emancipation in the Age of Lincoln, Opening

    Opening remarks were made to start a three-day conference. Then Flordeliz Bugarin moderated a panel discussion on the topic of the first day, “Challenges to Slavery.”…

  • Lincoln and the Crisis of Slavery

    Lincoln and the Crisis of Slavery

    Scholars participated in a panel discussion on the crisis of slavery leading up to and during President Lincoln’s administration and its impact on his presidency. Sean Wilentz spoke on…

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