Bound in Wedlock and Nell Irvin Painter Recognized by AHA

Oct. 16, 2018

Tera Hunter's book Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth Century (Belknap Press, 2017) was honored with the Joan Kelly Memorial Prize for women’s history and/or feminist theory and the Littleton-Griswold Prize in US law and society, broadly defined.

Nell Irvin Painter was recognized with the Award for Scholarly Distinction to senior historians for lifetime achievement.

Read more at History News Network.


Photo credit, Nell Irvin Painter, courtesy of Jonjalin (CC-by-3.0).