Jennifer L. Morgan

Professor of History, Department of Social and Cultural Analysis and the Department of History, New York University

Jennifer L. Morgan is the author of Laboring Women: Gender and Reproduction in the Making of New World Slavery (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004).  Her research examines the intersections of gender and race in colonial America.  She is at work on a project that considers colonial numeracy, racism, and the rise of the trans-Atlantic slave trade in the seventeenth-century English Atlantic, tentatively titled Accounting for the Women in Slavery. She is Professor of History in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis and the Department of History at New York University and is currently the Chair of the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis.