Watch parts 1 and 2 of the online lecture, “Gender and Slavery”
Lecture, Part 1 (26 minutes, 2 seconds):
If you would like to see this video with captions, click here to watch it on YouTube: https://youtu.be/WbxK1OTpBhY
Lecture, Part 2 (17 minutes, 52 seconds):
Click here to watch the video on YouTube with captions: https://youtu.be/RUzFa8FvOtc
Do the reading by Thavolia Glymph, “Women in Slavery: The Gender of Violence.”
Read Ashley Council’s article, “Ringing Liberty’s Bell: African American Women, Gender, and the Underground railroad in Philadelphia.”
Watch this short video about Elizabeth Freeman, an enslaved woman whose efforts helped to lead to the abolition of slavery in Massachusetts!
As you watch the lecture and do the reading, take notes and think about the following discussion questions (which are in your discussion forum this week).