Shadows of the Slave Past

Memory, Heritage, and Slavery
Author(s): 
Araujo, Ana Lucia
ISBN: 
9780415853927
Date published: 
December 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£80.00

Relying on transnational and comparative examination of monuments, memorials, and museums located in various regions of the Americas, Europe, and Africa, this book seeks to understand how slavery and the Atlantic slave trade are remembered, commemorated, and "heritagized" in the public space.