Monthly Archives: March 2015

Review by Dr. Kathryn Barrett-Gaines, Director of African American Studies, UMES

Barbara Lockhart has written a most astonishing historical novel.  Elizabeth’s Field is full of fascinating fact, from the popular early belief that tomatoes were deadly, to the case of Preacher Sam Green, sentenced in Cambridge in 1857 to ten years … Continue reading

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Reading at Salisbury University

In honor of African-American History month (Feb.) and Women’s History Month (March) I will be reading from Elizabeth’s Field tomorrow evening, March 4, at Salisbury University, The Commons, the Montgomery Room at 6:30 pm.  A celebration for me on a personal … Continue reading

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