BOOK: Scott on the Common Wind of Black Radicalism During Slavery

Finally!

Julius Scott, A Common Wind: Afro-American Organization in the Revolution Against Slavery (Verso, 2018).

via Verso:
Continue reading “BOOK: Scott on the Common Wind of Black Radicalism During Slavery”

BOOK: Blackett on Fugitive Slaves and the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law

R. J. M. Blackett, The Captive’s Quest for Freedom: Fugitive Slaves, the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law, and the Politics of Slavery (Cambridge ; New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2018).

via Cambridge:
Continue reading “BOOK: Blackett on Fugitive Slaves and the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law”

EDITED: Germain and Larcher on Black French Women and the Struggle for Equality

Félix Germain and Silyane Larcher, eds. Black French Women and the Struggle for Equality, 1848-2016 (University of Nebraska Press, 2018)

via UNP:

Continue reading “EDITED: Germain and Larcher on Black French Women and the Struggle for Equality”

CFP: Slavery in the Machine (@sxarchipelagos, Guest Editor: @jmjafrx)

Jessica Marie Johnson writes:

If you haven’t submitted your abstract for Slavery in the Machine, a special section of sx archipelagos, there is still time! Submit today.

Continue reading “CFP: Slavery in the Machine (@sxarchipelagos, Guest Editor: @jmjafrx)”

BLOGROLL: Gumbs on ‘Keep Your Sorry’: On Slavery, Marriage and the Possibility of Love – @TheFeministWire

From 2011, Gumbs writes:

Continue reading “BLOGROLL: Gumbs on ‘Keep Your Sorry’: On Slavery, Marriage and the Possibility of Love – @TheFeministWire”

BLOGROLL: Johnson on Slavery, History, Afrxlatinidad, and Solidarity in Trumplandia | @BitchMedia

Johnson writes:

Continue reading “BLOGROLL: Johnson on Slavery, History, Afrxlatinidad, and Solidarity in Trumplandia | @BitchMedia”

ARTICLES: JAAH SYMPOSIUM ON GERALD HORNE

A special symposium in the Journal of African American History featured the work of Gerald Horne, historian of African American and African diaspora history:

Continue reading “ARTICLES: JAAH SYMPOSIUM ON GERALD HORNE”

ASWAD Statement on the U.S. Election

The Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora issued a statement on the U.S. presidential election:
Continue reading “ASWAD Statement on the U.S. Election”