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Title Politics of memory [electronic resource] : making slavery visible in the public space / edited by Ana Lucia Araujo.
Published New York : Routledge, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  HT871 .P65 2012eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (viii, 296 p.) : ill.
Series Routledge studies in cultural history ; 17.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-290) and index.
Contents Transnational memory of slave merchants : making the perpetrators visible in the public space / Ana Lucia Araujo -- Reasons for silence : tracing the legacy of internal slavery and slave trade in contemporary Gambia / Alice Bellagamba -- With or without roots : conflicting memories of slavery and indentured labor in the Mauritian public space / Mathieu Claveyrolas -- Smoldering memories and burning questions : the politics of remembering Sally Bassett and slavery in Bermuda / Quito Swan -- Making slavery visible (again): the nineteenth-century roots of a revisionist recovery in New England / Margot Minardi -- Teaching and commemorating slavery and abolition in France : from organized forgetfulness to historical debates / Nelly Schmidt -- Commemorating a guilty past : the politics of memory in the French former slave trade cities / Renaud Hourcade -- The challenge of memorializing slavery in North Carolina : the unsung founders memorial and the North Carolina Freedom Monument Project / René Ater -- Museums and slavery in Britain : the bicentenary of 1807 / Geoffrey Cubitt -- Museums and sensitive histories : the International Slavery Museum / Richard Benjamin -- The art of memory : São Paulo's Afrobrasil Museum / Kimberly Cleveland -- Afro-Brazilian heritage and slavery in Rio de Janeiro community museums / Francine Saillant, Pedro Simonard -- Exhibiting slavery at the New-York Historical Society / Kathleen Hulser -- Museums and the story of slavery: the challenge of language / Regina Faden.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Slavery -- Historiography -- Social aspects.
Slave trade -- Historiography -- Social aspects.
Slavery -- Musems.
Slave trade -- Museums.
Collective memory.
Related Names Araujo, Ana Lucia.
Related To Print version: Politics of memory. New York : Routledge, 2012. 9780415526920 0415526922 9780203119075 020311907X (DLC) 2011046232
ISBN 1136313168 (electronic bk.)
9781136313165 (electronic bk.)
9780415526920 (alk. paper)
0415526922 (alk. paper)
9780203119075 (ebk.)
020311907X (ebk.)