Friday, February 12, 2016
Forum for Scholars and Publics, Old Chem 011
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Light lunch served at 11:45
Join us for a dialogue about the interconnected histories of Cuba and Haiti with historians Ada Ferrer and Julia Gaffield. Ferrer and Gaffield are authors of two recent books exploring the impact of Haiti's independence in the broader Atlantic world. The event will be moderated by Laurent Dubois.
Georgia State University
Julia Gaffield is a historian of the early-modern Atlantic World. She completed her Ph.D. in the Department of History at Duke University in 2012. Her research focuses on the early independence period in Haiti and seeks to understand the connections between Haiti and other ...