Dr. Manisha Sinha, Ph.D.

Women in Abolition

Dr. Sinha will be speaking about Women in Abolition, followed by a book signing. ​

 

Manisha Sinha is professor at the University of Connecticut and the James L. and Shirley A. Draper Chair in American History. She was born in India and received her Ph.D from Columbia University where her dissertation was nominated for the Bancroft prize. She was awarded the Chancellor’s Medal, the highest honor bestowed on faculty and received the Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award in Recognition of Outstanding Graduate Teaching and Advising from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, where she taught for over twenty years.

Dr. Sinha’a areas of specialty include: Early American, Southern, and African American History, Transnational Histories of Slavery, Abolition, and Feminism, United States Political History, the History and Legacy of the Civil War and Reconstruction.

 

view Manisha Sinha’s biography and bibliography here

 

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Friends volunteers of all ages in period clothing, celebrating the 4th of July in the annual Canterbury parade.

Friends volunteers of all ages in period clothing, celebrating the 4th of July in the annual Canterbury parade.