Introduction 1. Tales of Enslavement 2. Sites of Deportation 3. Places of Disembarkment 4. Invisible Sites of Slave Labor 5. Great Emancipators 6. Iconic Rebels. Conclusion.
Ana Lucia Araujo is a historian and Professor of History at Howard University. She is the author or editor of six books, including Public Memory of Slavery: Victims and Perpetrators in the South Atlantic and Politics of Memory: Making Slavery Visible in the Public Space.
"Araujo's book is a formidable and vital resource for serious scholars of slavery, public history, heritage, and memory."
- Ywone D. Edwards-Ingram, The Public Historian
"With its lucid prose, rich illustrations, and provocative case studies [...] Shadows of the Slave Past deserves a wide readership of both public and academic historians, especially those concerned with the relationship between historical memory and social justice."
-Margot Minardi, American Historical Review