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From Twitter

This week in the twittersphere, Georgetown University observed Washington D.C.'s  Emancipation Day through a series of events focusing on historical documentation and reclaiming narratives of slavery and the Civil War. One of the events focused on the transcription of materials from the slavery archives. Learn more, here:

From Twitter

Reparations for slavery was an important topic of discussion in the Twittersphere this week. Published by Politico Magazine, Jesús A. Rodríguez’s article “This Could Be the First Slavery Reparations Policy in America,” explores the evolution of Georgetown University’s student activism calling for reparations.

H-AfrArts is Recruiting Editors and Board Members

Dear H-Slavery Subscribers,

Our neighbors at H-AfrArts are recruiting editors and board members, which may be of interest to those of you with a research and/or teaching interest in African art and expressive culture. See their call here:

Best wishes,

David Prior

J. of African Diaspora Archaeology & Heritage, Vol. 7, No. 2 TOC

Our July 2018 issue of the Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage is available online, A table of contents is set out below.

Landscapes of Slavery in Africa
Special Collection of Articles, 
edited by Lydia Wilson Marshall

Introduction: Landscapes of Slavery in Africa,  
by Lydia Wilson Marshall