Bowdoin College History Department
Schedule of Events
One Nation?: America's Origins
and Slavery's Unfinished Past
Bodies on the Line:
Prisons and Health Care
Deep Cuts: Structural Inequality
and Popular Culture
The 1619 Project and Making
Sense of the 2020 Election
|Friday, September 11, 2020, 4-5:30 p.m.||Friday, September 25, 2020, 4-5:30 p.m.||Friday, October 16, 2020, 4-5:30 p.m.||Friday, November 6, 2020, 4-5:30 p.m.|
The 1619 Project, The New York Times Magazine. "The 1619 Project is an ongoing initiative from The New York Times Magazine that began in August 2019, the 400th anniversary of the beginning of American slavery. It aims to reframe the country’s history by placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of black Americans at the very center of our national narrative."
Elements of the The 1619 Project
Note: Bowdoin students, faculty, and staff have access to The New York Times Digital Edition through an Academic Site License provided by the Library. For information about how to register, visit the Library website.
The 1619 Project Curriculum, The Pulitzer Center
1619 Podcast Series, The New York Times
1619 Project Event Series, Bowdoin College History Department
The four-event 1619 Project Event Series from the Bowdoin College History Department focuses on The 1619 Project, published last year by The New York Times Magazine. This guide is a supplement to Bowdoin College History Department's series of events.
To explore some of the library resources available, contact a research librarian.
Bowdoin College Library has compiled other guides to materials related to The 1619 Project, including: