The Amistad Rebellion

An Atlantic Odyssey Of Slavery And Freedom

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Hour 2:           How did a small group of slaves destined for a brutal life of servitude in 1839 re-gain their freedom? We’ll find out this hour with Marcus Rediker, Distinguished Professor of Atlantic History at the University of Pittsburgh and author of the new book “The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom” (Viking, 2012).

  • http://profiles.google.com/toadend Maggie Dwyer

    Thank you so much for this program! And don’t worry that there are few callers – we simply want to hear this fascinating story!

  • Maggie_Dwyer

    Thank you so much for this program! And don’t worry that there are few callers – we simply want to hear this fascinating story!

  • Tyrone

    This was one of the best shows I have heard on this station thank you for all that you do.

  • Tyrone

    This was one of the best shows I have heard on this station thank you for all that you do.

  • chris

    Good job! I heard the story over he radio, but again playe it over the podcast. Very fascinating

  • chris

    Good job! I heard the story over he radio, but again playe it over the podcast. Very fascinating

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