Jenifer
Frank


Jenifer Frank is coauthor and editor of Complicity: How the North Promoted, Prolonged, and Profited From Slavery, published by Ballantine Books. She was Page 1 editor and then editor of the Sunday magazine at The Hartford Courant and is now a Hartford-based freelance writer and editor. 

Articles by Jenifer

Lies My Bookshelf Told Me: Slavery in Children’s Literature

Children’s books are a common way to introduce the topic of slavery to our youngest students. But what do we do when the stories get it wrong?

Bearing Witness to the Hard History of Guilford

The legacy of slavery isn’t limited to the South.