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The Resource Slavery and the cultures of abolition : essays marking the bicentennial of the British Abolition Act of 1807, edited by Brycchan Carey & Peter J. Kitson

Slavery and the cultures of abolition : essays marking the bicentennial of the British Abolition Act of 1807, edited by Brycchan Carey & Peter J. Kitson

Label
Slavery and the cultures of abolition : essays marking the bicentennial of the British Abolition Act of 1807
Title
Slavery and the cultures of abolition
Title remainder
essays marking the bicentennial of the British Abolition Act of 1807
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brycchan Carey & Peter J. Kitson
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On 25 March 1807, the bill for the abolition of the slave trade within the British colonies was passed by an overwhelming majority in the House of Commons, becoming law from 1 May. This new collection of essays marks this crucial but conflicted historical moment and its troublesome legacies
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HT1161
  • PR13
LC item number
  • .S59 2007
  • .F10 n.s. v. 60
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1969-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carey, Brycchan
  • Kitson, Peter J.
  • Wood, Marcus
  • Paton, Diana
  • Salih, Sara
  • Boulukos, George
  • Shlensky, Lincoln
  • Coleman, Deirdre
  • Nussbaum, Felicity
  • MacLean, Gerald M.
  • Joannou, Maroula
  • English Association
Series statement
Essays and studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Slavery in art
  • Slavery in literature
  • Fanon, Frantz
  • Mansong, Jack
  • Smith, Charlotte
  • Equiano, Olaudah
  • Smeathman, Henry
  • Phillips, Caryl
Label
Slavery and the cultures of abolition : essays marking the bicentennial of the British Abolition Act of 1807, edited by Brycchan Carey & Peter J. Kitson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 'To rivet and record': conversion and collective memory in Equiano's Interesting narrative
  • Lincoln Shlensky
  • Henry Smeathman and the natural economy of slavery
  • Deirdre Coleman
  • Slavery, blackness, and Islam: The Arabian nights in the eighteenth century
  • Felicity A. Nussbaum
  • Slavery and sensibility: a historical dilemma
  • Gerald MacLean
  • 'Go West old woman': the radical re-visioning of slave history in Caryl Phillips's Crossing the river
  • Maroula Joannou
  • Emancipation art, Fanon and the 'butchery of freedom'
  • Marcus Wood
  • Afterlives of Three-Fingered Jack
  • Diana Paton
  • Putting down rebellion: witnessing the body of the condemned in abolition-era narratives
  • Sara Salih
  • Horror of hybridity: enlightenment, anti-slavery and racial disgust in Charlotte Smith's Story of Henrietta (1800)
  • George Boulukos
Control code
ocn124977154
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 227 p.
Isbn
9781843841203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Slavery and the cultures of abolition : essays marking the bicentennial of the British Abolition Act of 1807, edited by Brycchan Carey & Peter J. Kitson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 'To rivet and record': conversion and collective memory in Equiano's Interesting narrative
  • Lincoln Shlensky
  • Henry Smeathman and the natural economy of slavery
  • Deirdre Coleman
  • Slavery, blackness, and Islam: The Arabian nights in the eighteenth century
  • Felicity A. Nussbaum
  • Slavery and sensibility: a historical dilemma
  • Gerald MacLean
  • 'Go West old woman': the radical re-visioning of slave history in Caryl Phillips's Crossing the river
  • Maroula Joannou
  • Emancipation art, Fanon and the 'butchery of freedom'
  • Marcus Wood
  • Afterlives of Three-Fingered Jack
  • Diana Paton
  • Putting down rebellion: witnessing the body of the condemned in abolition-era narratives
  • Sara Salih
  • Horror of hybridity: enlightenment, anti-slavery and racial disgust in Charlotte Smith's Story of Henrietta (1800)
  • George Boulukos
Control code
ocn124977154
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 227 p.
Isbn
9781843841203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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