Apr 21, 2014
David Fiske, co-author of a biography of Solomon Northup, will give a presentation in Schenectady, New York, about the life of Anne Northup. The story of her husband's wrongful enslavement was the basis of the Oscar-winning film: 12 Years a Slave.
Mar 18, 2014
The ruins of Madame Sherri’s "castle," a custom-made house she had built in rural New Hampshire has piqued the curiosity of many people through the years. Who was this woman? Why did she come here? What was her story?
Mar 12, 2014
On March 29, 2014, author David Fiske will talk about Solomon Northup at the Langley-Adams Library in Groveland, Massachusetts.
Mar 11, 2014
Forgotten on the Kennebec: Abandoned Places and Quirky People, by David Fiske, provides the stories of sites that were once scenes of human activity, but are now abandoned.
Mar 08, 2014
David Fiske, co-author of a complete biography of Solomon Northup, will speak at Crandall Public Library in Glens Falls, New York, on March 25. Northup’s story of wrongful enslavement was the basis of the Oscar-winning film “12 Years a Slave.”
Jan 22, 2014
Northup biographer David Fiske will join host Jane E. Wilcox to talk about the book he co-authored, Solomon Northup: The Complete Story of the Author of Twelve Years a Slave.
Jan 10, 2014
Under slavery in America, it was not only the slaves who suffered. Free blacks were at risk of being kidnapped and sold as slaves, as in the case of Solomon Northup.
Dec 02, 2013
Now available for Kindle: a companion to Solomon Northup's narrative, Twelve Years A Slave. This work presents fascinating new information about the 1841 kidnapping, 1853 rescue, and pre- and post-slavery life of Solomon Northup.
Oct 21, 2013
A new e-book, Slavery on Stage: Black Stereotypes and Opportunities in Nate Salsbury’s “Black Anerica” Show, describes Nate Salsbury's production called "Black America."
Oct 18, 2013
David Fiske will be reading from a book he co-authored, titled Solomon Northup: The Complete Story of the Author of Twelve Years a Slave, at the Spring Street Gallery in Saratoga Springs, New York, on October 28, 7:30 pm.