The fourth and fifth episodes of the Talking Legal History podcast series featuring UNC Press works are up!
The fourth episode features Siobhan Barco talking with Kimberly M. Welch about her book Black Litigants in the Antebellum American South (University of North Carolina Press, 2018). Kimberly Welch is Assistant Professor of History and Assistant Professor of Law at Vanderbilt University. She is a scholar of race, slavery, and law in the early American South.
The fifth episode features Siobhan talking with Jane Hong about her book Opening the Gates to Asia: A Transpacific History of How America Repealed Asian Exclusion (University of North Carolina Press, 2019). Hong is an assistant professor of history at Occidental College where she specializes in 20th-century U.S. immigration and engagement with the world, with a focus on Asia.
The Talking Legal History Podcast Series is produced with support from the Versatile Humanists at Duke program. New episodes will be released monthly. For updates, keep your eye on the UNC Press Blog and follow @SiobhanBarco on twitter.