‘"He says that 'if he is not taught a trade, he will run away”: Liberated Africans, Desertion and Mobility in the British Caribbean, 1808-1828’, Special Panel on A Global History of Runaways: Workers, Mobility, and Capitalism, 1600-1850, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019), ‘Workers on the Move, Workers Movements’, Labour and Working Class History Association Conference, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA

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    Description

    ‘"He says that 'if he is not taught a trade, he will run away”: Liberated Africans, Desertion and Mobility in the British Caribbean, 1808-1828’, Special Panel on A Global History of Runaways: Workers, Mobility, and Capitalism, 1600-1850, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2019), ‘Workers on the Move, Workers Movements’, Labour and Working Class History Association Conference, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Period30 May 20191 Jun 2019
    Event typeConference
    LocationRaleigh, NC, United States
    Degree of RecognitionInternational

    Keywords

    • Liberated Africans
    • Abolition
    • Transatlantic Slave Trade
    • Tortola
    • Indenture
    • Resistance