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Liberating sojourn : Frederick Douglass & transatlantic reform

Author: Alan J Rice; Martin Crawford
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1845, black abolitionist Frederick Douglass travelled to Britain on a lecture and fund-raising tour. This is an examination of how that visit affected transatlantic reform movements and Douglass's own thinking. It features the essays of scholars from both sides of the Atlantic.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
History
Named Person: Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass; Frederick Douglass
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan J Rice; Martin Crawford
ISBN: 0820321028 9780820321028 082032129X 9780820321295
OCLC Number: 41273003
Notes: Papers originally presented at a colloquium held under the auspices of the David Bruce Centre for American Studies at Keele University in Sept. 1995.
Description: x, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Triumphant exile: Frederick Douglass in Britain, 1845-1847 / Alan J. Rice and Martin Crawford --
pt. 1. Douglass's moral legacy. Visible man: Frederick Douglass for the 1990s / William S. McFeely --
pt. 2. Douglass and religion. Send back the money: Douglass and the Free Church of Scotland / Alasdair Pettinger ; British Unitarian abolistionists, Frederick Douglass, and racial equality / David Turley --
pt. 3. Douglass and gender. Frederick Douglass and the gender politics of reform / Cynthia S. Hamilton ; Engendered in the South: blood and irony in Douglass and Jacobs / Anne Goodwyn Jones --
pt. 4. Douglass, race, and ethnicity. The slavery of Romanism: the casting out of the Irish in the work of Frederick Douglass / Richard Hardack ; Competing representations: Douglass, the Ethiopian serenaders, and ethnic exhibition in London / Sarah Meer --
pt. 5 Douglass and transatlantic reform. Frederick Douglass and the Chartists / Richard Bradbury ; Cracks in the antislavery wall: Frederick Douglass's second visit to England (1859-1860) and the coming of the Civil War / R.J.M. Blackett.
Responsibility: edited by Alan J. Rice & Martin Crawford.
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