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Vincent Brown Awarded 2021 Frederick Douglass Book Prize

November 24, 2021

Yale University’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition has announced the winners for the twenty-third annual Frederick Douglass Book Prize, one of the most coveted awards for the study of the African American experience. The 2021 Prize will be shared by two scholars. The co-winners are: Vincent Brown for “Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave...

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Dr. Hardeep Dhillon Awarded 2021 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

June 2, 2021
Congratulations to Dr. Hardeep Dhillon on her receipt of a 2021 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates! Dr. Dhillon's dissertation examined the global development of U.S. and British immigration and border controls through the lens of Asian exclusion at the turn of the twentieth century. Her larger research interests include histories of law, mobility, empire, racial capitalism, and settler colonialism. In Fall 2021, Dr. Dhillon will join the American Bar Foundation (ABF) as the incoming postdoctoral fellow in the ABF/National Science Foundation... Read more about Dr. Hardeep Dhillon Awarded 2021 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates