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Féral Benga's Body

James Smalls

in Africa in Europe: Studies in Transnational Practice in the Long Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846318474
eISBN:
9781781380437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318474.003.0006
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter examines the career of the Senegalese dancer Féral Benga, focusing on various visual and verbal encounters with Féral Benga’s body by a handful of modern artists and writers of the early ... More


Conclusion

Michael Harrigan

in Frontiers of servitude: Slavery in narratives of the early French Atlantic

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526122261
eISBN:
9781526136183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122261.003.0008
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

The book ends with suggestions about the ways colonial narratives contributed to shaping collective representations of slaves and slavery. Representations were produced in distinct contexts, ... More


Slavery and Politics: Stigma, Decentralisation and Political Representation in Niger and Benin

Eric Komlavi Hahonou

in Reconfiguring Slavery: West African Trajectories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311994
eISBN:
9781846315640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846311994.003.0008
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Drawing on the results of a comparative study conducted between 2002 and 2007, this chapter examines the contemporary political mobilisation of people of slave status in Niger and Benin. It focuses ... More


Writing Travels: Royal Letters and the Mercantile Encounter

in Indian Ink: Script and Print in the Making of the English East India Company

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226620411
eISBN:
9780226620428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226620428.003.0002
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

In March 1608, shortly before he sailed in the Ascension, a bundle of documents in different hands and distinct styles, on diverse kinds of paper and parchment, and appended with various seals and ... More


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