Scot Free: Dr. James McCune-Smith and the long arm of racism, pt.I

In a three-part series of blogs, Professor Simon Newman writes on the cultural significance of James McCune-Smith, describing Smith’s status as one of nineteenth-century America‚Äôs great public intellectuals. Part II can be found here, and part III can be found here. In this first blog Prof. Newman describes James McCune-Smith as he prepares to leave … Continue reading Scot Free: Dr. James McCune-Smith and the long arm of racism, pt.I