Kenneth S. Greenberg

Kenneth S. Greenberg

Kenneth S. Greenberg is Distinguished Professor of History at Suffolk University. He is the author of a number of books about American slavery including Honor and Slavery: Lies, Duels, Noses, Masks, Dressing as a Woman, Gifts, Strangers, Humanitarianism, Death, Slave Rebellions, the Proslavery Argument, Baseball, Hunting, and Gambling in the Old South (1996); Nat Turner: A Slave Rebellion in History and Memory (2003); The Confessions of Nat Turner (1996); and Masters and Statesmen: The Political Culture of American Slavery (1985). He is also a coproducer and a cowriter of the film, "Nat Turner: A Troublesome Property," nationally screened on pbs.


  • Nat Turner on Film
  • Duels and Honor in the Old South
  • The Nat Turner Slave Rebellion


Nat Turner

An OAH Distinguished Lecture presented at the University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Virginia, in February 2017. Recording courtesy C-SPAN.

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