David Northrup

David Northrup (PhD, University of California at Los Angeles) is Professor of History at Boston College. He earlier taught in Nigeria with the Peace Corps and at Tuskegee Institute. Supported by the Fulbright-Hays Commission, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Social Science Research Council, his research led to publications concerning pre-colonial Nigeria; the Congo (1870-1940); the Atlantic slave trade; and Asian, African, and Pacific Islander indentured labor in the...See more