Marjoleine Kars

Marjoleine Kars is an associate professor at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. A noted historian of slavery, she is the author of Blood on the River: A Chronicle of Mutiny and Freedom on the Wild Coast (The New Press) and Breaking Loose Together. She lives in Washington, DC.

News and Reviews

The Conversation

Read an op-ed by author Marjoleine Kars in The Conversation about the telling of history, access to archives, and the legacy of slavery.

NPR Books

Read a review of Blood on the River in NPR Books.

Books by Marjoleine Kars

Blood on the River
A Chronicle of Mutiny and Freedom on the Wild Coast

Marjoleine Kars