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Looking into the websites provided, I found “The Geography of Slavery in Virginia” and “Freedom On the Move” extra interesting. For the two websites, both gave a better understanding of slaves escaping from their masters during the 18th and 19th century. Although the two websites gave […]

Post #7 Sutra of the Great Demise (Mahaparinirvana Sutra) in standard script MEDIUM: Ink on paper. H x W ( 20.9 x 380.3 cm (8 1/4 x 149 3/4 in). Type: Chinese Calligraphy. Origin: Dunhuang, Gansu province, China. Date: 581-618 Years Period: Sui dynasty. The full […]

Post #3 The picture shows that many think about a noteworthy beginning stage to subjugation in America to be 1619, when the pirate The White Lion brought 20 African slaves aground in the British settlement of Jamestown, Virginia. The team had held onto the Africans from […]

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This week is the second week I am learning American history and slavery. As an international student as my background, I have never indeed studied slavery in the USA. However, I’m interested and want to learn more about slavery and the United States’ painful transition […]


My name is Max Wang, and I am a sophomore at MSU. I come from Heze, a beautiful city that is famous for peonies in Shandong province. My family is huge in China, with seven people. Particularly worth mentioning is that I have two younger […]