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Amani Marshall

Lecturer
Biography

Dr. Marshall is a historian of the African American experience, slavery, the antebellum South, and women and gender. Focusing on intersections of gender, race, and class, his research examines the resistance efforts of enslaved women runaways in nineteenth century South Carolina. His work has appeared in the Journal of Slavery & Abolition and he has contributed entries on slave resistance to The Encyclopedia of Slavery in the Americas and Enslaved Women in America: An Encyclopedia. Dr. Marshall currently teaches survey courses in U.S. and African American history, where he uses progressive teaching methods to help students think like historians and strengthen their academic skills.