Currently reading

“Stolen: Five Free Boys Kidnapped Into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home,” (Simon & Schuster 2019), by Richard Bell.¬† I can’t quote from this because it’s an advanced readers copy (look for the book on October 15), but thus far it’s an astounding read supported by new primary sources Bell unearthed in many different archives. Reading this book, and not to collapse struggles and histories, I’m inevitably thinking about how