Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Everyday life and its limits
Society and trade in pre-colonial Africa
New Worlds, New Lives
Slavery in the Americas
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Between Horror and Hope
Middle passages from Africa to America
An African Atlantic
Culture and creativity in the Americas
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
- Slave History Museum, Calabar
- Angerona Coffee Plantation, Artemisa
- Historic Havana and Fortifications
- La Grivelière Plantation
- Museum of London Docklands
- Municipal Museum of Guanabacoa
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.