SOURCE: New York Post
The Jane Austen House museum will undertake an effort to examine and publicize the connections between the novelist's family and the Caribbean slave trade.
by Clifton E. Sorrell & Daina Ramey Berry
The rebellion of the enslaved on the Creole depended on the rebels escaping to the jurisdiction of the British and arguing that the British ban on the slave trade could legally seize the human property of Americans.
SOURCE: Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition
This annual conference works to integrate both scholars and archives in Cuba to research on the Atlantic slave trade.
by Ken Lawrence
Both the U.S. and Haiti claim the island. Here's why its history matters.
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