Academic Interests

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    Current scholarly interests:

    Early modern slavery and antislavery networks; subaltern groups, social inequality, and power differentials in early modern Europe

    Other abiding interests:

    Precolonial Africa, Captivity and Slavery, Maritime History, Missionary Orders, Florence, Mediterranean, Transatlantic, and Transnational History. Book, Printing, and Manuscript History; Digital History, Mapping, and Text Mining; Renaissance Italy.


    Ph.D, M. Phil, Yale University, History and Renaissance Studies

    MA, University of Pennsylvania, American Civilization

    BA, University of California, Berkeley, Philosophy


    Justine Walden

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