Reckoning with Legacies of Slavery and Slave Trade
Slavery and Revolution
Negotiating liberty, brotherhood and bondage
Slave-ship resistance and rebellion
Resilience and remembrance in Jamaica
A World of Contradictions
Navigating enslavement and freedom
From old worlds to new
Preserving the Afro-Peruvian past
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
- Nantes History Museum, Castle of the Dukes of Brittany
- Murat Plantation
- Fort Fleur-d’Epée
- Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project
- Museum of London Docklands
- 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.