The Negro Fever, the South, and the Movement to Re-open the Atlantic Slave Trade, at History Department, Stanford University, Monday, November 22, 2004

History Department, Princeton University, January 14, 2005; History Department, University of Minnesota, March 25, 2005; E. A. Havens Center, University of Wisconsin, October 7, 2005; History Department, Harvard University, October 21, 2005; Planetary Perspectives Series, Rutgers University, February 14, 2006.

Reparations as History, at University of California Humanities Research Institute, University of California-Irvine, Tuesday, February 4, 2003
The Lynch Mob, The Land Pirate, and the Spatial Reorganization of Slavery: Life and Death on the Cotton Frontier, at Davis Center, Princeton University, Friday, February 8, 2002

American Studies Colloquium, Haverford College, November 15, 2002; Social Theory Seminar, New York University, December 6, 2002; Taft Lecture, University of Cincinnati, February 11, 2004; Natchez Conference, Natchez, Mississippi, February 13, 2004; Global Studies Program, University of Minnesota, March 25, 2005; Black Atlantic Series, Rutgers University, February 13, 2006.

On Agency, at Department of History, Stanford University, Tuesday, May 8, 2001

Southern Historical Association, New Orleans, Louisiana (in my absence), November 19, 2001, University of Washington conference in New Studies in American Slavery, Seattle, May 17, 2002.

Life Inside the Antebellum Slave Market, at DePauw University, Tuesday, April 17, 2001

Pulliam Lecture for 2001

American Studies Lecture for 2001, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey, May 21, 2001; Turkish American Studies Associations Annual Lecture, Ankara, Turkey, May 23, 2001.