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Items and Projects tagged as Slave Narrative-Caribbean (Eighteenth Century):

Anon, A Speech Made by a Black of Guardaloupe (1709)

Liz Polcha X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. Abstract“A Speech Made by a Black of Guardaloupe” was published in London in 1709 alongside an open letter, “A Letter from a Merchant at Jamaica To A Member of Parliament, […]

Ashy, Narrative of Ashy; from Narratives of Ashy and Sibell (1799)

Josephine Sloman X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Narratives of Ashy and Sibell is a compilation of two short first-person, oral accounts given by Ashy and Sibell, two African-born enslaved women in Barbados. Their narratives were originally […]

Bon Saam, Moses, Speech of Moses Bon Saam (1735)

ecdaTeam X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Speech of Moses Bon Saam is a revolutionary speech addressed to enslaved natives of the West Indies. Some if its prominent themes include warfare, technology, and Native Caribbean sovereignty. This […]

Cudjoe, The Narrative of Cudjoe: In The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies, Edwards (1793)

William Bond X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe narrative of “Cudjoe” appears alongside another embedded narrative, “Clara,” in a footnote to Bryan Edwards’s 1793 The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies. […]

Olaudah, Equiano, The Interesting Narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano (1793)

Max Dodge-Harkins X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. Abstract The Interesting Narrative of Olaudah Equiano recounts the story, of a young man who was born in Eboe province in present day Nigeria, and was taken to England at […]

Olaudah, Equiano, The Interesting Narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano (1794)

Max Dodge-Harkins X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. Abstract The Interesting Narrative of Olaudah Equiano recounts the story, of a young man who was born in Eboe province in present day Nigeria, and was taken to England at […]

Sessarakoo, William, The Royal African (1749)

ecdaTeam X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Royal Prince presents itself as an account of Prince William Sessarakoo’s life as both a slave and a popular nobleman abroad. Published in London in 1749, its primary focuses lie […]

Sibell, Narrative of Sibell; from Narratives of Ashy and Sibell (1799)

Josephine Sloman X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Narratives of Ashy and Sibell is a compilation of two short first-person, oral accounts given by Ashy and Sibell, two African-born enslaved women in Barbados. Their narratives were originally […]

Stedman, John Gabriel, Five Years Narrative (1796) vol1

Liz Polcha X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractIn 1771 John Gabriel Stedman, a Scots Brigade soldier who had served previously for eleven years in the Dutch military, volunteered to combat marooned escaped slaves in the Dutch colony […]

Steele, Richard, Inkle and Yarico (1711)

ecdaTeam X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe supposedly factual narrative may have first appeared in Richard Ligon’s A True and Exact History of the Island of Barbadoes published in 1657. In this 1711 version, published in The […]

The Collected Publications of The Prompter, Which Includes ” The Speech of Moses Bon Saam” (1734)

ecdaTeam X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Speech of Moses Bon Saam is a revolutionary speech addressed to enslaved natives of the West Indies. Some if its prominent themes include warfare, technology and Native Caribbean self-worth. This […]

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Items and Projects tagged asSlave Narrative-Caribbean (Eighteenth Century) :

Introduction to the Early Caribbean Slave Narrative

The Early Caribbean Slave Narrative: An Introduction To read the full length essay by Nicole N. Aljoe that helped shape this curated exhibit please see, “Caribbean Slave Narratives.” In The Oxford Handbook of African American Slave Narratives. Ed. John Ernest. New York: Oxford University Press. As a genre, the slave narrative is often primarily associated […]

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Mapping the Early Caribbean Slave Narrative

See Also: the early Caribbean Slave Narrative exhibit Below is a map produced by colab scholar Lindi Nguyen (Northeastern University | Spring 2014), which maps spatial data on authors and publications related to early Caribbean Slave narratives> Lindi Nguyen: As an alternative way to navigate the Early Caribbean Slave Narrative Exhibit, we can use this […]

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