Dr. Alan Gilbert: Black Patriots and Loyalists

Black Patriots (Credit UChicago)

Black Patriots (Credit UChicago)July 4, 2017 – Segment 2

We hosted an archive episode of the Marc Steiner Show when Dr. Alan Gilbert joined us to talk about his compelling book Black Patriots and Loyalists: Fighting for Emancipation in the War for Independence. The book details the struggle of African Americans to gain freedom during the Revolutionary War. Gilbert is John Evans Professor in the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver.