YDN: Talk addresses slavery, race and Yale

February 27, 2017

BRITTON O’DALY FEB 27, 2017: At the Whitney Humanities Center on Thursday afternoon, Massachusetts Institute of Technology history professor Craig Steven Wilder discussed the bearing of his 2013 book “Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America’s Universities” on Yale’s own controversial relationship with slavery.

Roughly 180 undergraduates, graduate students, faculty and New Haven residents gathered to hear the talk, which was organized by the History Department.

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