Slaves as Plaintiffs
Alfred L. Brophy*
Review of Redemption Songs: Suing for Freedom Before Dred Scott by Lea VanderVelde.
* Judge John J. Parker Distinguished Professor of Law, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. I would like to thank Emma Ellman-Golan, Alexandra Fedorak, John He, Claire Lally, James Mestichelli, Michael Schoeppner, and Julie Siegel for comments, and Emily Jessup for research assistance.