Ana Lucia Araujo is a cultural historian of the Atlantic World and Latin America. Her books include Shadows of the Slave Past: Memory, Heritage, and Slavery (2014) and Public Memory of Slavery: Victims and Perpetrators in the South Atlantic World (2010). She is full professor in the Department of History at Howard University in Washington DC. She curates the website A Historian’s Views: Digital Arts and Humanities in the Age of Presentism and tweets at @analuciaraujo_
Published in: Beyond Trafficking and SlaveryThe mythology of racial democracy in Brazil
Brazil’s government has taken important steps to combat racial inequalities over the past two decades....
Published in: Beyond Trafficking and SlaverySlavery is not dead: it’s not even past
Commemorating slavery is popular in Europe and the Americas these days, but the living legacies of slavery remain...