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The Class of 2019 seniors are joined by their advisers to celebrate their thesis submission.

April 2019
Episode 4
Reconstruction: America After the Civil War

This conference will bring together scholars working on a broad range of involuntary migrations during the transformative period around 1800, in order to better understand the place of this period within the longer history of forced migration. 

Barnes spoke to Princeton Alumni Weekly about the history of amateur blackface minstrel shows and how the vestiges of their popularity can still be felt in American culture.

April 26, 2019
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