Annual Ross Moore History Lecture

Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 7 p.m.

The speaker is historian Gene Dattel, author of "Cotton and Race in the Making of America." The program is part of the Millsaps Arts and Lecture Series.


Gene Dattel is a financial historian, author, lecturer, government and private sector advisor on American and Asian financial institutions, media commentator and former international capital markets investment banker at Salomon Brothers and Morgan Stanley. He served as an advisory scholar to The New York Historical Society on its "Slavery II: Cotton and Commerce" exhibition.