Edward Baptist



GUEST: Edward Baptist, Professor of History at Cornell University. His most recent book is The Half Has Never Been Told. AmazonFaculty page. Twitter.


TOPIC: Ed joins Coy to discuss his new book on American slavery and the development of a capitalist economy in the United States. He also talks about the now infamous review of his book that was published — and then pulled with an apology — by The Economist.    #economistbookreviews


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Monday, September 15, 2013.