Session Information


1: The State of War Continued: Afterlives of African Sovereignty in Eighteenth-Century Atlantic Slavery

Jeffrey Glover, Loyola U Chicago

2: ‘Man Is a God to Man’: Empiricism, Theology, and Sovereignty on the Caribbean Slave Plantation

Alexander Mazzaferro, Rutgers U, New Brunswick

3: ‘No Heroine’? Narrative Authority, Race, and Femininity in The Woman of Colour, a Tale

Hannah Chaskin, Northwestern U

4: Arresting the Enlightenment: Translations of Europe in Colonial Egypt

Maya Kesrouany, New York U, Abu Dhabi


Sunil M. Agnani, U of Illinois, Chicago

Allison Bigelow, U of Virginia