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Craig Steven Wilder

Author of the book Ebony & Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America’s Universities. Wilder is an MIT professor of American history and has taught at Williams College and Dartmouth College. He has a new essay on Catholic colleges and slavery in the forthcoming anthology, Slavery’s Capitalism: A New History of American Economic Development.

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