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Crystal Eddins has published a list of digitized runaway slave advertisements collections "suitable for research and teaching on black resistance."
Source: HASTAC, March 30, 2017, https://www.hastac.org/blogs/crystal-eddins/2017/03/30/lives-fugitives-runaway-slave-adver...
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Founded by the film director Steven Spielberg in 1994, the Visual History Archive is a collection of testimonies recorded in order to preserve the words, faces, gestures and histories of genocide survivors. Holocaust survivors’ testimonies, recorded around the world in 28 languages, represent the bulk of the collection (51 333 to this day).
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I agree with what Kara has said already, and would like to expand on a few of her points. First, though, I think that perhaps because gender is constructed contextually, specific to the societies and cultures in which norms develop, it has been difficult for some to see how gender history could be done as world history. However, as Kara has pointed out, prioritizing gender as a lens, as opposed to needing its construction to be the same across the globe, is a way forward.