Gerald Horne, The Counter-Revolution of 1776: Slave Resistance and the Origins of the United States of America. Reprint edition. NYU Press, 2016.
In response to the recent election, #ADPhD is sharing reflections, short takes, and responses from scholars of slavery. To submit yours, click here.
On November 18, 2016, in light of the recent election, Amrita Chakrabarti Myers, associate professor of history at Indiana University-Bloomington offered this reminder on Facebook of what standing up against injustice has meant, across time and place.
I’ve often heard people say that if they’d been alive during slavery, they would have been abolitionists.
Continue reading “Amrita Chakrabarti Myers: “…they would have been abolitionists.””
New digital project on runaway slave ads in Connecticut. The database was designed by the students in COL370 / HIST211 as part of their final projext for Digital History (Spring 2014). Taught at Wesleyan College by Joseph Yannielli.
Laurent Dubois on Aeon on the Haitian Revolution and writing Atlantic History: Continue reading “Dubois on Why Haiti Should be at the Center of the Age of Revolution | Aeon “
#ADPhD congratulates Aisha K. Finch on receiving the inaugural Harriet Tubman Book Prize from the The Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery:
Neil Roberts, Freedom as Marronage. University of Chicago Press, 2015.
At AAIHS, Brandon Byrd on black women and resistance during the period of slavery: