Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Everyday life and its limits
Capture and Escape
An Atlantic journey to freedom
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
An Unlikely Founder
Gowan Pamphlet and Virginia's Baptist Church
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
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
- Néron Plantation
- The Departmental Museum Victor Schœlcher
- L’Anse à la Barque Indigo Plantation
- Beausoleil Plantation
- Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
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.