DIGITAL/SOURCE: Early Accounts of Bois Caïman | The Black Atlantic

A list of accounts of the Bois Caïman ceremony, compiled by Ian Baucom and Laurent Dubois at Duke University for their course “The Black Atlantic.”

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BOOK: Nessler on Haitian Revolution and Santo Domingo

Graham T. Nessler, An Islandwide Struggle for Freedom: Revolution, Emancipation, and Reenslavement in Hispaniola, 1789-1809 (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2016).
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BOOK: Mauvois on Fugitive Slaves of Martinique

Bernard Mauvois, Les marrons de la mer: évasions d’esclaves de la Martinique vers les îles de la Caraïbe (1833-1848) (Karthala, 2017).

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AUDIO: Flory, Regent, and Chivallon on Enslaved Resistance and Revolt

Céline Flory, Frédéric Regent, and Christine Chivallon discuss slave revolts and resistance with Emmanuel Laurentin.

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VIDEO/FILM: Landscape and Power: Freedom and Slavery in the Great Dismal Swamp

Dan Sayers, Carolyn Finney, and more describe maroonage in the Dismal Swamp in this documentary:

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CHAPTER: Nelson on Runaway Slave Ads in Canada

Charmaine A. Nelson, “‘Ran Away from Her Master…a Negroe Girl Named Thursday:’ Examining Evidence of Punishment, Isolation, and Trauma in Nova Scotia and Quebec Fugitive Slave Advertisements.” In Legal Violence and the Limits of the Law: Cruel and Unusual, edited by Amy Swiffen and Joshua Nichols. Routledge, 2017.

Nelson writes:

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BLOGROLL: In Search of the Slave Who Defied George Washington – @NYTimes

NYT covers Erica Armstrong Dunbar’s new book on Ona Judge :

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Eliza on the Run

New Orleans Daily Picayune, April 23, 1844: