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Princeton’s Involvement with Slavery

NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Princeton history professor Martha Sandweiss about her new project drawing on archival documents to tell the story of the university's relationship with slavery. Their conversation ranges from the launch of the new Princeton & Slavery Project website to Princeton’s status as the most “Southern” of the Ivies, to why it’s 2017 and this conversation is finally taking place.

Listen to the episode or read the transcript at NPR.

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