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Recent scholarship that has utilized the ESSSS database

GENERAL

Landers, Jane.  “New Sources and New Findings for Slavery and Abolition in the Atlantic World."  In  Slavery & Abolition: A Journal of Slave and Post-Slave Studies,  36(3): 2015, 421-423.

Landers, Jane, Pablo Gómez, José Polo Acuña, and Courtney J. Campbell, "Researching the history of slavery in Colombia and Brazil through ecclesiastical and notarial archives," in From Dust to Digital: Ten Years of the Endangered Archives Programme. Edited by Maja Kominko. Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, 2015 (book chapter that reconstructs the history of African slavery on the Pacific and Caribbean coasts of Colombia and in the northeastern region of Brazil  using documents digitalized under various British Library Endangered Archives grants) .

Wheat, David. Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016.

BRAZIL

Alves, Solange Mouzinho. "Parentesco e Sociabilidades: Experiências de vida dos escravizados no Sertão paraibano (São João do Cariri), 1752-1816

Delgado, Andréa Ferreira and Beatriz Gallotti Mamigonian. “Santa Afro Catarina:Digital Collection and Heritage Education.” Revista Esboços, 21(31): 2014, 86-108.

--------. "Santa Afro Catarina: Escravidão, Espaço e Patrimônio na Ilha de Santa Catarina.” In Anais eletrônicos do III Congresso Internacional Ufes/Université Paris-Est/Universidade do Minho:  territórios, poderes, identidades. Edited by. A. P. Campos et al. 1-13. Vitória: GM Editora, 2011.

Guimarães, Matheus Silveira. "Diáspora Africana na Paraíba do Norte: Trabalho, tráfico e sociabilidades na primeira metade do século XIX”

Lima, Lesleyanne Rodrigues de and Sara Kelly de Souza Silva. “Arquivo Histórico Waldemar Bispo Duarte e a Digitalização de Documentos Ameaçados.” Cadernos Imbondeiro. João Pessoa, 3(2): 2014.

Queiróz, Eduardo Cavalcante."Tecendo Redes, Construindo Laços de Solidariedade: A construção de famílias negras e a prática do compadrio no Cariri paraibano (São João do Cariri,1850-1872)”  

Soares, Mariza. “Heathens among the Flock: Coverting African-Born Slaves in Eighteenth-Century Rio de Janeiro." Slavery & Abolition: A Journal of Slave and Post-Slave Studies, 36(3): 2015, 478-494.

COLOMBIA

Soloudre, Renee. “Sailing through the Sacraments: Ethnic and Cultural Geographies of a Port and its Churches-Cartagena de Indias." Slavery & Abolition: A Journal of Slave and Post-Slave Studies, 36(3): 2015, 460-477.

CUBA

Gomes, Flavio dos Santos. "Slavery and African Identity Patterns in Eighteenth-Century Cuba: Some Directions."  The Journal of Caribbean History, 44(2): 2010,  224–236.

Landers, Jane. "Catholic Conspirators? Religious Rebels in Nineteenth-Century Cuba." Slavery & Abolition: A Journal of Slave and Post-Slave Studies, 36(3): 2015, 495-520.

Ramos, Miguel.  Lucumí (Yoruba) Culture in Cuba:  A Reevaluation (1830s -1940s).  PhD Dissertation, Miami: Florida International University, 2013 (cites  ESSSS on pages: 265, 283, 294, 416).