Awards & Winners

David W. Blight

David William Blight is a Class of 1954 Professor of American History at Yale University and Director of the Gilder-Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition. Blight was the Class of 1959 Professor of History at Amherst College, where he taught for 13 years. He has won major historical awards, including the Bancroft Prize and the Frederick Douglass Prize.

Awards by David W. Blight

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Bancroft Prize
Honored for : Race and Reunion