Freedom’s Mirror: Cuba and Haiti In the Age of Revolution

Ada Ferrer Book Talk

3 February 2016
Rutgers University-Newark
Dana Room
4th Floor of the Dana Library
185 University Avenue, Newark, NJ


Historian Ada Ferrer is a Professor of History and Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University. In her talk, Professor Ferrer will read from her most recent book, Freedom’s Mirror: Cuba and Haiti in the Age of Revolution (Cambridge University Press, 2014). In 2015, this title received the Frederick Douglass Book Prize, as well as three awards from the American Historical Association: the Friedrich Katz Prize, the Wesley-Logan Prize, and the James A. Rawley Prize.

This lecture is free and open to the public, and will be followed by a reception with light refreshments.

The event is sponsored by the Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies, Rutgers University-Newark.

Above adapted from announcement on the RU-Newark Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies event page.