Erica Armstrong Dunbar

Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor of Black Studies and History at the University of Delaware. In 2011, Professor Dunbar was appointed the first director of the Program in African American History at the Library Company of Philadelphia. She has been the recipient of Ford, Mellon, and SSRC fellowships and most recently has been named an Organization of American Historians Distinguished Lecturer. Yale University Press published her first book, A Fragile Freedom: African American Women and Emancipation in the Antebellum City was published by Yale University Press in 2008.

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Never Caught

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The Slave Who Escaped George Washington

Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington’s runaway slave, risked it all to escape the nation’s capital and reach freedom. Erica Armstrong Dunbar reveals it all in Ona Judge's harrowing history, NEVER CAUGHT.

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COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
New York, NY
APR 18
MIDTOWN SCHOLAR BOOKSTORE
1302 N. Third Street
Harrisburg, PA 17102
APR 23
WATER STREET BOOKSTORE
Exeter Historical Society
47 Front Street
Exeter, NH 03833
APR 28
ROYALL HOUSE AND SLAVE QUARTERS
Books will be ordered through Books-a-Million
15 George Street
Medford, MA 02155
MAY 1

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