Second Revolutions: Thomas Jefferson and the Making of the Haitian Revolution
The Haitian Revolution, culminating with Haitian independence in 1804, was a major world historical event. Contemporaries understood the fact well, but, until relatively recently, most historians haven’t discussed it in the same ways as they talk about revolutions in the United States, France, Russia, or China. This lecture will ask why.
This talk is free and open to the public.
DatesNovember 17, 2021, 4:30 PM EST
CostFree and open to the public