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.
Sep 11, 2013
In anticipation of the screening of the film Twelve Year's a Slave at this year's Telluride By the Sea Film Festival, David Fiske will talk about Solomon Northup, the man behind the memoir of the same name.
Aug 28, 2013
A companion to the classic African-American autobiographical 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.
Jul 25, 2013
A new e-book describes a walking tour of the history-laden village of Ballston Spa, New York. The e-book, which readers can be access via their mobile devices and electronic readers, allows visitors to make their own self-guided tour.
Jun 05, 2013
The history-laden village of Ballston Spa, New York, is a charming place, perfect for a peaceful and relaxing walk. This new guidebook describes some of its historic structures, and gives fascinating stories of some of the village's past residents.