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12 Years a Slave Solomon Northup

'12 Years A Slave' Author's Death Still A Mystery

AP | CHRIS CAROLA | Posted 03.16.2014 | Black Voices

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Historians know where Solomon Northup was born, where he lived and where he worked. They know whom he married and how ...

Is '12 Years A Slave' Historically Accurate?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.24.2013 | Entertainment

Further proof this year's awards season is on something akin to performance enhancing drugs? Michael Cieply's piece in the New York Times about the hi...

Slavery Horrors Shown Like Never Before

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.11.2013 | Entertainment

TORONTO — In Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave," Solomon Northop, a free man from upstate New York who's kidnapped and sold into slavery in Loui...