What happens when you build an empire on sugar? Since the 18th century, sugar has been one of the most demanded commodities in the West. By the 1700s, technological advancements and production made sugar accessible to even some of the Read more…
Averill Earls, PhD
Assistant Professor of History at Mercyhurst University. Researches sex, gender, and incarceration in modern Ireland, 2019 article in the Journal of the History of Sexuality. Other history side hustles include Nursing Clio, New York State Association of European Historians, and the LGBTQ Council for the Pennsylvania History Association. Will tell you about maple creemees, just ask.