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Iowa City, Iowa
Researching Race in the Midwest
Researching Race in the Midwest
NEH funding helped Leslie Schwalm write Emancipation's Diaspora: Race and Reconstruction in the Upper Midwest. Image courtesy of UNC Press.

National Endowment for the Humanities funding has supported Leslie Schwalm’s research on race, slavery, emancipation, and the Civil War, helping her shine new light on American history and bring that history to the broader public. In addition, materials uncovered by Schwalm’s research have become foundational to the Iowa Colored Conventions Project.

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