John R Oldfield


John Oldfield is Professor of Slavery and Emancipation at the University of Hull, UK. He has written extensively on the history of slavery and abolition in the Atlantic World, 1750-1850. His many publications include Chords of Freedom: Commemoration, Ritual and British Transatlantic Slavery (Manchester University Press, 2007) and, most recently, The Ties that Bind: Transatlantic Abolitionism in the Age of Reform, c. 1820-1865 (Liverpool University Press, 2020). He is the Principal Investigator/Coordinator of the ECHOES Project and between 2013 and 2019 was Director of the Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation.

organised by ECHOES Project | Terms | Privacy

powered by eventQualia