I am ver proud to have an article in a newly launched magazine, Symposium (Where Academia Meets Public Life). This new online magazine has a lot of promise, I think, to fill a need in journalism that fits just in between sites such as The Atlantic and The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Check out the whole issue – fascinating articles.
The Journal of World History 23/4 (December, 2012) features an article and a review for us:
Links to journal article/review may require subscription to Project Muse.
New book: Josep M Modera & Christopher Schmidt-Nowara, eds, Slavery and Antislavery in Spain’s Atlantic Empire (Berghan, 2013).
Introduction: Colonial Pioneer, Plantation Latecomer
Josep M. Fradera and Christopher Schmidt-Nowara
Chapter 1. The Slave Trade in the Spanish Empire (1501-1808): The Shift from Periphery to Center
Josep M. Delgado
Chapter 2. The Portuguese Missionaries and Early Modern Antislavery
Luiz Felipe de Alencastro
Chapter 3. The Economic Role of Slavery in a Non-Slave Society: The River Plate, 1750-1860
Juan Carlos Garavaglia
Chapter 4. Slaves and the Creation of Legal Rights in Cuba: Coartación and Papel (reprinted from Hispanic American Historical Review)
Alejandro de la Fuente
Chapter 5. Cuban Slavery and Atlantic Antislavery (reprinted from Review: A Journal of the Fernand Braudel Center)
Chapter 6. Wilberforce Spanished: Joseph Blanco White and Spanish Antislavery, 1808-1814
Chapter 7. Spanish Merchants and the Slave Trade: From Legality to Illegality, 1814-1870
Chapter 8. The Amistad: Ramón Ferrer, Cuba, and the Transatlantic Dimensions of Slaving and Contraband Trade
Chapter 9. Antislavery before Abolitionism: Networks and Motives in Early Liberal Barcelona, 1833-1844
Albert Garcia Balañà
Chapter 10. Moments in a Postponed Abolition
Josep M. Fradera
Chapter 11. From Empires of Slaves to Empires of Antislavery