Susan Pennybacker is a modern British and European specialist, who has taught at Trinity since 1983. Her book, "From Scottsboro to Munich: Race and Political Culture in 1930s Britain" was published by the Princeton University Press in the summer of 2009. Her current research is on South African political exile, as part of a larger project on postwar London in a transnational context. She is also co-editing a collection of annotated images and documents on the global Scottsboro campaign and its aftermath. She also directed Trinity's Hartford Studies Project in documentary history from 1990 to 2007.
Lecture sponsored by the Boston University Humanities Foundation.