新刊『キャビアを愛した奴隷』‟The Slave Who Loved Caviar"

The relationship between Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat is already one of the most iconic, intensely analyzed partnerships in the history of art. Ishmael Reed, perhaps America's greatest living writer, brings the same unsparing, deep…

新刊『裸足でシカゴへ-自由を追い求めた者とイリノイ州北西部の地下鉄道』‟Barefoot to Chicago: Freedom Seekers and the Underground Railroad in Northeastern Illinois”

Decades before the Civil War, Illinois’s status as a free state beckoned enslaved people, particularly those in Kentucky and Missouri, to cross porous river borders and travel toward new lives. While traditional histories of the Undergroun…

新刊『北部から逃げよ-奴隷制の境界地域における忘れ去られた英雄と自由のための闘い-』‟Flee North: A Forgotten Hero and the Fight for Freedom in Slavery's Borderland”

A riveting account of the extraordinary abolitionist, liberator, and writer Thomas Smallwood, who bought his own freedom, led hundreds out of slavery, and named the underground railroad, from Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist, S…

新刊『黒人たちの秘密-ハイチ革命以前の奴隷反乱-』‟A Secret Among the Blacks: Slave Resistance before the Haitian Revolution”

Unearthing the progenitors of the Haitian Revolution has been a historical project of two hundred years. In A Secret among the Blacks, John D. Garrigus introduces two dozen Black men and women and their communities whose decades of resista…

新刊『奴隷制、資本主義、そして産業革命』"Slavery, Capitalism and the Industrial Revolution"

Slavery, Capitalism and the Industrial RevolutionMaxine Berg, Pat HudsonThe role of slavery in driving Britain's economic development is often debated but seldom given a central place. In their remarkable new book, Maxine Berg and Pat Huds…

新刊『奴隷制、資本主義、女性文学-1852年から1869年のアメリカ人女性作家に関する経済的洞察-』‟Slavery, Capitalism, and Women's Literature: Economic Insights of American Women Writers, 1852-1869”

With Slavery, Capitalism, and Women’s Literature, Kristin Allukian makes an important contribution to slavery and capitalism scholarship by including the voices of some of the best-known nineteenth-century American women writers. Women’s l…

新刊『難破せし者-反乱、脱獄、密航、そして奴隷貿易、南北戦争の本当の物語-』Shipwrecked: A True Civil War Story of Mutinies, Jailbreaks, Blockade-running, and the Slave Trade

Historian Jonathan W. White tells the riveting story of Appleton Oaksmith, a swashbuckling sea captain whose life intersected with some of the most important moments, movements, and individuals of the mid-19th century, from the California …

新刊『不治の悪-1598年から1687年におけるスペイン奴隷制へのマプチェ族の抵抗-』‟This Incurable Evil: Mapuche Resistance to Spanish Enslavement, 1598-1687”

Documents how initial Mapuche-Spanish alliances were built and how they were destroyed by increasingly powerful slave-trading elites operating like organized crime families The history of Spanish presence in the Americas is usually viewed …

新刊『アフリカにおける奴隷貿易-進行するホロコーストー』"The Slave Trade in Africa: An Ongoing Holocaust"

Is it true that the trans-Atlantic slave trade, about which so much has been heard in recent years, would have been impossible without the willing and enthusiastic cooperation of African leaders? Slavery was a common practice in Africa lon…

新刊『穢れた血-近代英国とスペイン間における人種の分類-』"Bad Blood: Staging Race Between Early Modern England and Spain"

Bad Blood explores representations of race in early modern English and Spanish literature, especially drama. It addresses two different forms of racial ideology: one concerned with racialized religious difference—that is, the notion of hav…

新刊『カリフォルニアは奴隷州である』"California, a Slave State"

The untold history of slavery and resistance in California, from the Spanish missions, indentured Native American ranch hands, Indian boarding schools, Black miners, kidnapped Chinese prostitutes, and convict laborers to victims of modern …

新刊『家父長制の危機-初期バージニア州におけるウィリアム・バード2世と奴隷制-』"Patriarchy in Peril: William Byrd II and Slavery in Early Virginia"

William Byrd II was a prominent eighteenth-century Virginian who at the time of his death owned over 180,000 acres and employed laborers and enslaved Africans to work his land. His letters, diaries, and surveying documents have become key …

新刊『大きな家の陰で-21世紀における南北戦争以前の奴隷小屋とルイジアナ州におけるヘリテージツーリズム-』"In the Shadows of the Big House: Twenty-1 Century Antebellum Slave Cabins and Heritage Tourism in Louisiana"

In the midst of calls for the removal of Confederate monuments across the South, tens of thousands of museums, buildings, and other historical sites currently comprise a tourist infrastructure of the southern heritage industry. Louisiana, …

新刊『奴隷貿易商人-貿易商人と大西洋を横断する奴隷貿易の変容』"Traders in Men: Merchants and the Transformation of the Transatlantic Slave Trade"

During the eighteenth century, Britain’s slave trade exploded in size. Formerly a small and geographically constricted business, the trade had, by the eve of the American Revolution, grown into an Atlantic-wide system through which fifty t…

新刊『公平を求めて-バージニア州設立初期の奴隷にされた女性、資本犯罪、慈悲-』"The Demands of Justice: Enslaved Women, Capital Crime, and Clemency in Early Virginia"

Award-winning historian Tamika Y. Nunley has unearthed the stories of enslaved Black women charged by their owners with poisoning, theft, murder, infanticide, and arson. While free Black and white people accused of capital crimes received …

新刊『無謀な男の決意-400人の奴隷を抱え、自由への夢を抱いたJohn Randolphという男』"A Madman's Will: John Randolph, Four Hundred Slaves, and the Mirage of Freedom"

Few legal cases in American history are as riveting as the controversy surrounding the will of Virginia Senator John Randolph (1773–1833), which—almost inexplicably—freed all 383 of his slaves in one of the largest and most publicized manu…

新刊『両親の胸の内にある悲しみとは?-奴隷にされた黒人家族の歴史-』‟What Sorrows Labour in My Parent's Breast?: A History of the Enslaved Black Family”

The legacy of the slave family haunts the status of black Americans in modern U.S. society. Stereotypes that first entered the popular imagination in the form of plantation lore have continued to distort the African American social identit…

新刊『境界線はどこに-1655年から1715年のイギリス領ジャマイカとスペイン領カリブ海-』‟Boundaries of Belonging: English Jamaica and the Spanish Caribbean, 1655-1715”

In the decades following England’s 1655 conquest of Spanish Jamaica, the western Caribbean became the site of overlapping and competing claims—to land, maritime spaces, and people. English Jamaica, located in the midst of Spanish American …

新刊『歴史の風-19世紀以降におけるアフリカ片田舎での生活-』"The Winds of History: Life in a Corner of Rural Africa Since the 19th Century"

Based on extensive archival research in six countries and intensive fieldwork, the book analyses the history of the village of Nkholongue on the eastern shore of Lake Malawi from the time of its formation in the 19th century to the present…

新刊『ローマの奴隷達の立ち位置-社会的実態と法律上の違い』‟The Position of Roman Slaves: Social Realities and Legal Differences”

Slaves were property of their dominus, objects rather than persons, without rights: These are some components of our basic knowledge about Roman slavery. But Roman slavery was more diverse than we might assume from the standard wording abo…

新刊『エイトの物語-レモン事件における奴隷の事例と自由のための闘い』"The Eight: The Lemmon Slave Case and the Fight for Freedom"

The Eight tells the story of Lemmon v. New York—or, as it's more popularly known, the Lemmon Slave Case. All but forgotten today, it was one of the most momentous civil rights cases in American history. There had been cases in which the en…

新刊『Palgraveハンドブック:歴史を通じてみるグローバルな奴隷制』‟The Palgrave Handbook of Global Slavery throughout History”

This open access handbook takes a comparative and global approach to analyse the practice of slavery throughout history. To understand slavery - why it developed, and how it functioned in various societies – is to understand an important a…

新刊『人類の記録-白塗りされたアメリカ神話から黒人の歴史における魂を取り戻す-』‟The Humanity Archive: Recovering the Soul of Black History from a Whitewashed American Myth”

This sweeping survey of Black history shows how Black humanity has been erased and how its recovery can save the humanity of us all. Using history as a foundation, The Humanity Archive uses storytelling techniques to make history come aliv…

新刊『クロティルダ号-最後の奴隷船の歴史と考古学-』‟Clotilda: The History and Archaeology of the Last Slave Ship (Maritime Currents: History and Archaeology) ”

Clotilda: The History and Archaeology of the Last Slave Ship is the first definitive work to examine the maritime historical and archaeological record of one of the most infamous ships in American history. Clotilda was owned by Alabama bus…

新刊『ブルーグラスにおける奴隷制と自由-古のケンタッキー州を再訪する-』‟Slavery and Freedom in the Bluegrass State: Revisiting My Old Kentucky Home”

Stephen Foster's "My Old Kentucky Home" has been designated as the official state song and performed at the Kentucky Derby for decades. In light of the ongoing social justice movement to end racial inequality, many have questioned whether …

新刊『滞在者、スルタン、奴隷-奴隷制度廃止と帝国の時代におけるアメリカとインド洋-』‟Sojourners, Sultans, and Slaves: America and the Indian Ocean in the Age of Abolition and Empire”

In the nineteenth century, global systems of capitalism and empire knit the North Atlantic and Indian Ocean worlds into international networks in contest over the meanings of slavery and freedom. Sojourners, Sultans, and Slaves mines multi…

新刊『アフリカタウンーアメリカ最後の奴隷船と作られたコミュニティ』"Africatown: America's Last Slave Ship and the Community It Created"

An evocative and epic story, Nick Tabor's Africatown charts the fraught history of America from those who were brought here as slaves but nevertheless established a home for themselves and their descendants, a community which often thrived…

新刊『前史ミズーリ州における奴隷制、宗教、人種―奴隷制からの自由と罪からの自由』"Slavery, Religion, and Race in Antebellum Missouri: Freedom from Slavery and Freedom from Sin"

Antebellum Missouri’s location at the intersection of North, South, and West makes it a location that allows one to examine regionalism in the United States in one location since Missouri contained characteristics of each region. Missouri …

新刊『帝国の権力と人道的介入―インド洋におけるザンジバルスルターン国、イギリス、そしてフランス、1862-1905』"Imperial Powers and Humanitarian Interventions: the Zanzibar Sultanate, Britain, and France in the Indian Ocean, 1862-1905"

In the second half of the nineteenth century, the Zanzibar Sultanate became the focal point of European imperial and humanitarian policies, most notably Britain, France, and Germany. In fact, the Sultanate was one of the few places in the …

新刊『アフリカとカリブ海間における文化的移動』"Cultural Mobilities Between Africa and the Caribbean"

This book investigates the cultural connections between Africa and the Caribbean, using the lens of Mobility Studies to tease out the shared experiences between these highly diverse parts of the world. Despite their heterogeneity in terms …