At AAIHS, Reena Goldthree interviews Julia Gaffield on her new book Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World:
Julia Gaffield, Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World: Recognition after Revolution. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.
Emily Owens and Marisa J. Fuentes in conversation at the African American Intellectual History Society blog:
About the project: “Black Loyalist is a repository of historical data about the African American loyalist refugees who left New York between April and November 1783 and whose names are recorded in the Book of Negroes. In this first stage, the site concentrates on providing biographical and demographic information for the largest cohort, about 1000 people from Norfolk Virginia and surrounding counties.” Explore the project: Black … Continue reading DIGITAL: Black Loyalist
From 2011, Cassandra Pybus on using The Book of Negroes and the digital resource Black Loyalists:
Congratulations Aisha K. Finch, Jeff Forret, and Matthew S. Hopper!!
Dominique Rogers and Stewart King. “Housekeepers, Merchants, Rentières: Free Women of Color in the Port Cities of Saint-Domingue, 1750-1790.” In Women in Port: Gendering Communities, Economies, and Social Networks in Atlantic Port Cities, 1500-1800, edited by Douglas Catterall and Jody Campbell, 357–98. BRILL, 2012.
Ana Lucia Araujo of Howard University has announced the program of the slavery seminar at Howard University.
Via Ana Lucia Araujo on Facebook:
Pedro Welch, Slave Society in the City: Bridgetown Barbados, 1680-1834. Kingston; Miami; Oxford: Ian Randle Publishers, 2003.
On the book:
Diana Paton, No Bond but the Law: Punishment, Race, and Gender in Jamaican State Formation, 1780–1870. Duke University Press, 2004.
via Duke U Press: