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  • Contributors

amy murrell taylor is the T. Marshall Hahn Jr. Professor of History at the University of Kentucky and the author of Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps (2018).

marco basile was most recently a Samuel I. Golieb Fellow in Legal History at NYU School of Law. He holds a JD and PhD in history from Harvard University.

jonathan s. jones is a PhD candidate in the Department of History at Binghamton University. He will defend his dissertation on the Civil War-era opiate addiction crisis in 2020.

alaina e. roberts is assistant professor of history at the University of Pittsburgh. Her first book, I’ve Been Here All the While: Settler Colonialism and Black Reconstruction, is forthcoming from the University of Pennsylvania Press (2021).

alison clark efford is associate professor of history at Marquette University. She is currently looking forward to the publication (with Viktorija Bilić) of a collection of translated letters to and from the important German American abolitionist and feminist Mathilde Franziska Anneke.