In spring 2021, Hard Histories hosted a series of discussions featuring scholars who work on the histories of slavery and racism in the Maryland area.
The full event series is listed below, along with links to YouTube videos of each of the events. All YouTube videos for Hard Histories events are also available on the Hard Histories YouTube playlist at this link.
- Monday, March 15: Jessica Millward
- Monday, March 29: William G. Thomas III
- Thursday, April 15: Tony Perry / Jennie Williams
- Wednesday, April 28: Lawrence Jackson
Hard Histories Project Director Dr. Martha S. Jones participated in an April 2021 “fireside chat” for a JHU Alumni Weekend event about the work that Hard Histories is doing, along with Hopkins Retrospective Program Manager Allison Seyler. The session also featured presentations from two of the undergraduate researchers in Dr. Jones’ spring 2021 Hard Histories research lab course. Click here to see the video of that event.