Thirty-Eighth Annual Merle Curti Lecture Series

David W. Blight Headshot“Writing the Life of Frederick Douglass: Why and Why Now?”

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
“Childhood of “Extremes” and “Baltimore Dreams”: Slave Youth”

Thursday, October 27th, 2016
“‘By the Rivers of Babylon’: Words, the Bible, and the the Mid-Life Radical”

Friday, October 28th, 2016
“‘Joys and Sorrows’ at Cedar Hill: Old Age, Family, and Fame”


David W. Blight
Yale University

More on David Blight

All lectures begin at 4:00 PM and are held in Rm 121 at the Pyle Center – UW-Madison
Sponsored by the Department of History