More information about *12 Years a Slave*

Mary Niall Mitchell’s post for the Common-Place blog traces how historians Sue Eakin and Joseph Logsdon overcame opposition to re-publish an edited version of 12 Years a Slave in 1968.

David Fiske, a co-editor of another edition of the text, weighs in on the book’s contested authorship in this post for the The New York History Blog.