Sexuality and Slavery: Book Breaks with Leslie Harris and Daina Berry Ramey

On Sunday, June 28 from 2:00 to 2:45 p.m. ET, the Gilder Lehrman Institute presents Leslie Harris and Daina Ramey Berry, as they discusses their book Sexuality and Slavery. “These essays explore consensual sexual intimacy and expression within slave communities, as well as sexual relationships across lines of race, status, and power. Contributors explore sexuality as a tool of control, exploitation, and repression and as an expression of autonomy, resistance, and defiance.”  To register, click here.

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