Christopher Cameron

University of North Carolina at Charlotte — Charlotte, NC

Christopher Cameron is Associate Professor of History at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is the author of To Plead Our Own Cause: African Americans in Massachusetts and the Making of the Antislavery Movement (Kent State University Press, 2014). Cameron is currently completing a history of black freethought from the late 18th century to the Civil Rights Movement (under contract, Northwestern University Press).

Common Presentations:

1. Slavery and the Origins of African American Freethought
2. Liberal Religion and the Foundations of American Freethought
3. Humanism and the Black Power Movement
4. Freethought in African American Literature
5. The History of American Freethought

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Topic(s): Education, Humanism, Social Issues & Movements, Sociology & Anthropology

Sub-topic(s): Atheist/secular movement, African American humanism