The Gipson Institute Presents Dr. Thomas Foster

Start Date and Time: 

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 4:15pm to 5:00pm



DePaul University's Professor Thomas A. Foster, author of Sex and the Founding Fathers: The American Quest for a Relatable Past, will be at Lehigh University on February 23rd to talk about the issue of forced reproduction on enslaved men. Dr. Foster will pay particular attention to how various practices affected understandings of manliness and social interactions in the broader community. He is currently writing a book on sexual violence against enslaved men.