Annette Gordon-Reed
Annette Gordon-Reed

Annette Gordon-Reed is a professor of law at New York Law School and a professor of history at Rutgers University.

The History of American Slavery
July 9 2015 1:00 PMThe Unsung HemingsesHistorians have long objectified Sally Hemings, but the Hemings family’s experiences at Monticello offer a unique glimpse into the lives of “privileged” slaves.
Fighting Words
Dec. 17 2011 11:36 AMThe Road to MonticelloHow Christopher Hitchens came to love Thomas Jefferson.
Culturebox
Oct. 19 2012 4:00 AMThomas Jefferson Was Not a MonsterDebunking a major new biography of our third president.
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Dear Prudence
July 29 2015 2:41 PM “If You’ve Got a Good Solution, I’m Going to Steal It for a Future Answer.” Dear Prudence and The Gist follow up with “Creeped Out,” a letter writer with an unfriendly co-worker.