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Catherine Kerrison—Jefferson's Daughters: Three Sisters, White and Black, in a Young America

  • Slover Library Community Engagement Room 650 235 East Plume Street Norfolk United States (map)

 Dr. Kerrison is an associate professor of history at Villanova University, where she teaches courses in Colonial and Revolutionary America and women’s and gender history. She holds a PhD in American history from the College of William and Mary. Her new book reveals the untold story of Thomas Jefferson’s three daughters – two white and free, one black and enslaved – and the divergent paths they forged in a newly independent America.

 Books will be available for purchase and signature.

 In room 650.