Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
Transatlantic Slave Trade
Tragedy on a global scale
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
Slavery and freedom in Africa and America
Everyday life and its limits
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
A collaboration of UNESCO’s Slave Route Project, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, and dozens of sites and museums across the globe, Slavery and Remembrance aims to broaden our understandings of a shared past shaped by slavery and slave trade, the ways in which we collectively remember and forget, and the power of legacies to forge our present and future.
Sites & Museums Across the Globe
- Ghana Museums and Monuments
- Fidelin Kiln
- Chateau de Joux
- Historic Trinidad: the Urban Center and the Valley of the Sugar Factories
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
- Turks & Caicos National Museum
Examine objects, structures, landscapes, and culture from more than 50 sites and museums.
Meet people who experienced slavery and slave trade.
Investigate the ideas, places, and events that made an Atlantic world.