Book cover of The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story by Nikole Hannah-JonesCreated by Nikole Hannah-Jones

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER • A dramatic expansion of a groundbreaking work of journalism, The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story offers a profoundly revealing vision of the American past and present.

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: The Washington Post, NPR, Esquire, Marie Claire, Electric Lit, Ms. magazine, Kirkus Reviews, Booklist

In late August 1619, a ship arrived in the British colony of Virginia bearing a cargo of twenty to thirty enslaved people from Africa. Their arrival led to the barbaric and unprecedented system of American chattel slavery that would last for the next 250 years.

Nikole Hannah-Jones Podcast


Interview with the Creator

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Nikole Hannah-Jones on THE 1619 PROJECT 
11/16/21           40 min

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Nikole Hannah-Jones and Barry Jenkins on The 1619 Project
12/5/21          73 min

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Nikole Hannah-Jones on the power of collective memory
1/5/22        50 min

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Nikole Hannah-Jones | The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story
11/23/21        67 min

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Nikole Hannah-Jones, “The 1619 Project”
12/11/21          55 min

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How We Got Here: Evaluating 1619 & US History With Nikole Hannah-Jones
12/11/21          35 min

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