Marcus Rediker

Dan and Maggie Inouye Chair in Democratic Ideals
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Acclaimed historian, documentary filmmaker and award-winning author, Marcus Rediker has written or edited ten books, including
The Many-Headed Hydra (2000), Slave Ship (2007), The Amistad Rebellion (2012) and most recently, The Fearless Benjamin Lay (2017). He is an endowed chair at the University of Pittsburgh and a senior fellow at the Collège d’études mondiales in Paris. Rediker is serving as the Dan and Maggie Inouye Chair for the spring 2019 semester

Marcus Rediker Keynote Poster


The Democratic Power of History From Below

Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 7:00 pm
Art Auditorium

Watch the event live here.

Sponsors: Dan & Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals, Department of American Studies, William S. Richardson School of Law