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The Prospect Interview #161: Women, slavery and resistance

Learning from first-hand accounts of women in the Caribbean

By Prospect Team  

Who gets to write history—and which narratives win out? Historian and writer Stella Dadzie joins the Prospect Interview to discuss writing the lives of enslaved women in the Caribbean. She talks about the blind spots of history taught in British schools, the importance of foregrounding agency and resistance, and what she makes of the evolving conversation on race and empire in Britain. 

  

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