Complicity: How the North benefit from slavery an interview by Mitch E. Perry
Slavery in the South has been documented in volumes ranging from exhaustive histories to bestselling novels. But the NorthÃ¢â¬â¢s profit fromÃ¢â¬âindeed, dependence onÃ¢â¬âslavery has mostly been a shameful and well-kept secret . . . until now. In this startling and superbly researched new book, three veteran New England journalists demythologize the region of America known for tolerance and liberation, revealing a place where thousands of people were held in bondage and slavery was both an economic dynamo and a necessary way of life.
A book written by 3 staff members from the Hartford Courant, called Ã¢â¬ÅComplicity: How The North Promoted, prolonged, and profited from slavery complicityÃ¢â¬?.
Anne Farrow was one of those writersÃ¢â¬Â¦.SheÃ¢â¬â¢s in Tampa and will sign copies of Ã¢â¬ÅComplicity Ã¢â¬Å tomorrow night at the Clairion Hotel on Fowler avenue at 6pm. WMNF spoke with her today and asked how this project evolved (roll tape#1 o.q.Ã¢â¬?defining piece of legislationÃ¢â¬?)
ThatÃ¢â¬â¢s Anne FarrowÃ¢â¬Â¦SheÃ¢â¬â¢s the co-author of Ã¢â¬ÅComplicitly:How The North promoted, prolonged and profited from slaveryÃ¢â¬?. SheÃ¢â¬â¢ll be in Tampa, signing copies of the book, tomorrow night in Tampa, at the Clarion Hotel on Fowler Avenue at 6PMcomments powered by Disqus