Tag Archives: Nathaniel Jocelyn

Ahead of Time

He was born in 1799. He made civil rights history. And he tried to make more. …

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Compatible with His Cerebral Organization

Portrait of Joseph Cinqué (detail), displayed at the New Haven Museum. Image provided courtesy of the New Haven Museum.

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy this excerpt from historian Laura A. Macaluso’s Art of the Amistad and The Portrait of Cinqué (2016), about important visual representations of the famous Amistad slave rebellion and its

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