Abolition, Past and Present:
Scholars, Activists, and the Challenge of Contemporary Slavery
Gilder Lehrman Center's 14th Annual International Conference
November 8-10, 2012
Luce Hall Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, Connecticut
There are several area hotels within walking distance to the conference. We have listed a few below, or for additional options, you may consider visiting the Greater New Haven Convention and Visitors Bureau website
The Omni New Haven Hotel
155 Temple Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510
Phone: (203) 772-6664
The Courtyard by Marriott at Yale University
30 Whalley Avenue
Phone: 203-777-6221 or 888-522-1186
The New Haven Hotel
229 George Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Phone: (203) 498-3100
The Study at Yale Hotel
1157 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Illustration Credit: Picking Cotton, U.S. South, 1873-74; Image Reference NW0072, as shown on www.slaveryimages.org, compiled by Jerome Handler and Michael Tuite, and sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and the University of Virginia Library.
Photographic Credit: Kay Chernush for the U.S. State Department.
Sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition. Co-sponsored by Alliance To End Slavery & Trafficking (ATEST), A Project Of Humanity United.