Richard J. M. Blackett

Richard J. M. Blackett

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Richard J. M. Blackett has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2010 Forum. Most common tag: African American History.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2002 - Present Professor, History Department, Vanderbilt University Videos: 4

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  • <em>Making Freedom</em>

    Making Freedom

    Richard Blackett talked about his book, Making Freedom: The Underground Railroad and the Politics of Slavery. He was interviewed at the Black…

  • Stories of Fugitive Slaves

    Stories of Fugitive Slaves

    Richard Blackett, the 2012 Steven and Janice Brose Distinguished Lecturer, talked about the complexities of the Underground Railroad.…

  • International Implications of the Civil War

    International Implications of the Civil War

    Edward Ayers moderated a roundtable discussion on the international implications of the Civil War, including diplomatic negotiations and naval conflicts. The…

  • Lincoln's Evolution on Slavery

    Lincoln's Evolution on Slavery

    Harold Holzer moderated a panel discussion on how President Lincoln’s opposition to slavery while respecting its protection by the Constitution put…

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