JUST PUBLISHED February 2020

New article on Slave Auctions as part of The 1619 Project of the New York Times magazine

Anne C. Bailey

A writer, historian, and professor of History at SUNY Binghamton (State University of New York). Bailey is committed to a concept of “living history” in which events of the past are connected to current and contemporary issues.

Available for speaking engagements

Anne’s Book


Drawing on victims’ accounts and descendants’ memories, The Weeping Time uses the largest slave auction in U.S. history as a lens to explore the legacies of slavery, diaspora and the Civil War.

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Find Anne C. Bailey's non-fiction book : The Weeping Time: Memory and the Largest Slave Auction in American History on Amazon.

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