Media + Lectures

Interview by Matt Wells for “1 in 4 Brooklynites was a slave,” BBC World Service, May 2015

“New York City would really rather not talk about its slavery-loving past,” by Alexander Nazaryan, Newsweek, April 2015

“Challenging American Inequality: Historical Literacy Matters,” Roundtable discussion with Mae Ngai (Columbia), Khalil Gibran Muhammad (Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture), Tim Bailey (Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History), and Prithi Kanakamedala (Bronx Community College of the City University of New York), Schomburg Education and Teacher’s College’s Center on History and Education, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture New York Public Library, March 2014

Video Archive

“Post Civil War Brooklyn”, Video Public Program with Dr. Carla Peterson, Brooklyn Historical Society, C-SPAN January 2014