Department of English

Evan Carton's Patriotic Treason Wins the $10K Grand Prize at the University Co-op Robert W. Hamilton Book Awards

Thu, March 29, 2007
Here is the story of Brown's friendships (he lived, worked, ate, and fought alongside African Americans, in defiance of the culture around him), his family (with two wives, he fathered twenty children and turned them into a dedicated abolitionist militia), and the political and religious ideals that led him to attack the American state in the name of American principles--an act that changed history in his time and resonates again in ours. Bookmark and Share