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The horrible gift of freedom : Atlantic slavery and the representation of emancipation / Marcus Wood.

Author/Creator:
Wood, Marcus.
Publication:
Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 442 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Series:
Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900
Race in the Atlantic world, 1700-1900
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Subjects:
Slavery in art.
Liberty in art.
Slaves -- Emancipation.
Race relations.
Contents:
"The horrible gift of freedom" : an odd title?
The arts and craft of freedom : picturing liberty and the free slave
Pragmatic popular propagations of the emancipation moment
No-go areas and the emancipation moment : running-dancing-revolting slaves
Stamping out the memory of slavery : the 2007 commemoratives and philatelic approaches to bondage and freedom
Supine in perpetuity : the description of the Brookes in 2007
The horrible gift of freedom and the 1807/2007 bicentennial.
Notes:
"A Sarah Mills Hodge Fund publications"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780820334264 (hardcover : alk. paper)
082033426X (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780820334271 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0820334278 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
318869627