For scholarship on Black abolitionists in London, check out this map created by Dr. Hannah Rose Murray:

For resources on Uncle Tom’s Cabin in historical, literary, and cultural context, visit Uncle Tom’s Cabin and American Culture

Background reading for Phantoms of the Past project researchers:

Nora, Pierre. “Between Memory and History: Les Lieux de Mémoire” Representations No. 26, Special Issue: Memory and Counter-Memory (Spring, 1989), pp. 7-24.

Olivette Otele,

Otele, Olivette. “Slavery and Visual Memory”

Otele, Olivette. “Bristol, slavery and the politics of representation: the Slave Trade Gallery in the Bristol Museum” Social Semiotics Vol. 22, No. 2, April 2012, 155-172.

Reid-Maroney, Nina. “History and Historiography in the Promised Land Communities” in The Promised Land: History and Historiography of the Black Experience in Chatham-Kent’s Settlements and beyond. Boulou Ebanda de B’béri, Nina Reid-Maroney and Handel Kashope Wright eds., epilogue by Afua Cooper. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014.