Slavery’s History in the Age of the Database: Interface Design for Corrupted FilesNov 15, 2016
By responding creatively to the archival challenges presented by the social history of slavery, Harvard Professor Vincent Brown hopes to inspire new conversations about the inheritance of loss and the legacy of struggle.
Slavery in Effect: A History Design Studio BriefingMay 18, 2016
People often talk about mass incarceration as if it’s just a continuation of American slavery. Historians know that’s not exactly right. Slavery was a legal system that allowed people and their descendants to be owned as chattel property forever.