Robert Nelson, “Mapping the Slave Frontier”

Please join the Summersell Center and the University Libraries on September 4 at 4 pm in Gorgas Library 205, as we welcome Robert Nelson, Director of the Digital Scholarship Lab at the University of Richmond. Professor Nelson will present “Mapping the Slave Frontier,” showcasing digital maps of the slave trade and planter migration, and considering more generally the value of mapping and spatial analysis for the humanities. Professor Nelson will also lead a group discussion on Friday morning, September 5, at 10 am in the Alabama Digital Humanities Center, Gorgas Library 109a.