Teanu Reid is a joint Ph.D. history and African American studies at Yale. Her dissertation project explores the hidden economic activities of enslaved and free people of color in Barbados, Jamaica, and South Carolina from 1670-1770. She received her B.A. from CUNY Brooklyn College.
Her Mondays at Beinecke talk will focus on a highlight of research-in-progress about Yale in the 18th century.