MIT and Slavery: Research

Term: 

Fall 2018

Req: 

HASS-H

Cat: 

CI-H

Level: 

Intermediate

Explores the influence of slavery and race on MIT's founding and early development, and the connections between slavery and the rise of sciences and engineering. Students will have their research projects published through the MIT and Slavery website. While 21H.281 and 21H.282 are sequential, students have the option of taking either or both.

Instructor: C. Wilder, N. Murphy

Lecture: M 3-5
Recitation: W 3-4