Bayo Holsey, 2010–2011 | National Humanities Center

Bayo Holsey (NHC Fellow, 2010–11)

Project Title

Spectacles of Slavery: Marketing the Past in the New Millennium

Duke University

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Fellowship Work Summary, 2010–11

Bayo Holsey wrote three chapters of her book Afterlives of Atlantic Slavery: History, Ethics, and Racial Politics in the New Millennium; " 'Watch the Waves of the Sea': Literacy, Oral History, and the European Encounter in Elmina" for History in Africa (2011); and "Owning Up to the Past?: African Slave Traders and the Hazards of Discourse" for Transition (2011).