Sven Beckert lecture on Cotton and the Global Origins of Capitalism.Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 6:00pm
Professor Beckert is the Laird Professor of History and Harvard University. His book Empire of Cotton: A Global History won the Bancroft Prize and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Thursday, September 24, 2015, 6:00 PM, Booker T. Washington Auditorium
Sponsored by the Institute for Southern Studies, The History Department’s History Center, and the College of Arts and Sciences.
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