Slavery Series

Slavery: Past and Present Series

About the Series

Cambria Press is proud to announce an exciting, new book series, Slavery: Past and Present. The series will feature high-quality, innovative, and peer-reviewed monographs and edited books that examine the history of slavery and how its memories and legacies remain alive in various regions of the globe. With this aim, the series will include studies on contemporary slavery and human trafficking as well. The geographical scope of the series is broad. It encompasses the Americas, Europe, and Africa, including the Indian Ocean, and the Muslim worlds. Transnational, comparative, and interdisciplinary studies are particularly welcome. Reflecting these international and interdisciplinary dimensions, the editorial board is composed of historians, political scientists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and art historians based on several countries and working on various regions and continents.

Editorial Board

The General Editor is Ana Lucia Araujo (Howard University, USA). Board members are:

  • Luiz Felipe de Alencastro (University of Paris IV- Sorbonne, France)
  • Edward Alpers (University of California, Los Angeles, USA)
  • Renée D. Ater (University of Maryland, College Park, USA)
  • Alice Bellagamba (University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy)
  • Christine Chivallon (Sciences Po Bordeaux, France)
  • Richard Benjamin (International Slavery Museum, UK)
  • Christopher Fennell (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA)
  • Benjamin Lawrance (Rochester Institute of Technology, USA)
  • Maria Helena Pereira Toledo Machado (University of São Paulo, Brazil)
  • Charmaine Nelson (McGill University, Canada)
  • Joel Quirk (University of Witwatersrand, South Africa)
  • Gunja Sengupta (City University of New York, USA)
  • Ibrahima Thioub (University Cheikh Anta Diop, Senegal)
  • Ben Vinson (Johns Hopkins University, USA)
  • James Walvin (University of York, UK)
  • Michael Zeuske (University of Cologne, Germany)

New Submissions

Proposals for this series can be submitted via this website.

  • 2023 Cambria Press

Innovative publisher of the world's top scholars

This website makes limited use of cookies.