William G. Thomas III, author of A Question of Freedom, is the Angle Chair in the Humanities and Professor of History at the University of Nebraska. He has been a Guggenheim Fellow and a Lincoln Prize Finalist, and was co-founder and director of the Virginia Center for Digital History at the University of Virginia.

Published Works

A Question of Freedom: The Families Who Challenged Slavery from the Nation’s Founding to the Civil War


Challenging Slavery in the Courtroom: A Question of Freedom

In partnership with the Maryland Center for the Book at Maryland Humanities, the Virginia Center for the Book at Virginia Humanities presents William G. Thomas III as he shares his …

May 3, 2021 | 7PM – 8PM

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