Digital Project – Haiti: An Island Luminous
#ADPhD congratulations the Colored Conventions Project which has won the tenth biennial MLA Prize for a Bibliography, Archive, or Digital Project.
New Digital Project – Digital Archaeological Archive of Comparative Slavery, directed by Jillian E. Galle:
Lisa Y. Henderson is a researcher — and descendant — of North Carolina’s free people of color. She runs a genealogy blog at http://www.scuffalong.com which features archival material on her work in history and genealogy:
Runaway Slaves in Britain is led by Simon P. Newman, Stephen Mullen, and Nelson Mundell:
A digital project by Bill Rankin visualizes the spread of slavery in the United States in maps. Rankin uses dots, black space (to render county/state lines nearly invisible), and color gradations to mark the changing population of slave and free:
A recent issue of Common-Place (16.1, 2015) featured a roundtable on the Colored Conventions Project: