Week 2 – History

January 26
Read:

  • Robert B. Marks, The Origins of the Modern World: Introduction, Ch. 1, 2 & 3

January 28
Read:

  • Linebaugh and Reddiker, “Hydrarchy: Sailors, Pirates, and the Maritime State” from The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic (2000). [DOWNLOAD]

Suggested:
The Atlantic BlackStar. “15 Major Corporations You Never Knew Profited from Slavery” [LINK]