Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Sugar and Slavery
Reading the landscape in Guadeloupe
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
Many Middle Passages
Africans and descendants in Europe
Peopling a modern plantation museum
Everyday life and its limits
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
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
- Beausoleil Plantation
- Punch Pond
- L’Anse à la Barque Indigo Plantation
- Historic Camagüey
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
- Town and Mine of El Cobre
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.