The seminar will gather scholars interested in the study of slavery and race from transnational and comparative perspectives. Possible topics include:
1) Transatlantic networks of the slave trade. 2) Slavery and abolitionism in the Atlantic world. 3) Legal regimes: Africa, the Mediterranean, and the Americas. 4) Social and cultural legacies of slavery. 5) Biological legacies of slavery.
Date and location: Instituto de Historia del CSIC, Madrid, June 17-19, 2019. Languages: Spanish and English
Proposals and abstracts should be sent by March 1,...
This gathering seeks to promote the academic field of Afro-Latin American Studies by fostering a necessary dialogue among actors involved in the production and implementation of academic and race justice agendas in Latin America.