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SECWAC Presents: "Thomas Truxes on The Overseas Trade of British America: A Narrative History"

  • 3 Feb 2022
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Zoom

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Thomas Truxes

Thomas Truxes presents: "The Overseas Trade of British America: A Narrative History”

Clinical Professor, Irish Studies and History, New York University| Arts & Science

When: February 3, 2022 at 6:00pm

Where
Due to concerns about COVID, this program will be available only virtually via Zoom.

Presenter: Thomas Truxes, Clinical Professor, Irish Studies and History, New York University | Arts & Science

The Topic: "The Overseas Trade of British America: A Narrative History"

Thomas Truxes, Professor of History at New York University, will present the 300-year history of the overseas trade of British America in the context of America’s involvement in today’s global economy. He will discuss how the British America economy became dependent on free and open markets, and how American prosperity and survival in the American Revolution was only possible because of the labor of enslaved Africans and Atlantic trade.

About Thomas M. Truxes

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