Nineteenth-Century Abolitionist Literature of Cuba and Brazil Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Blanchard, Peter. “Abolitionist Pressure.” In Slavery and Abolition in Early Republican Peru, pp. 151-70. Wilmington, Del.: SR Books, 1992.

Describes the antislavery movement in Peru during the first half of the nineteenth century, concentrating on liberal journalistic and political efforts to abolish the slave trade and slavery itself.

Borges, Dain. “Intellectuals and the Forgetting of Slavery in Brazil.” Annals of Scholarship 11, no. 1-2 (1996): 37-60.

Argues that Brazilian intellectuals in the first half of the twentieth century were slow to view race and slavery as defining features of the...

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